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Most Australians don’t know MS symptoms…do you?


Nearly 7 million Australians know someone with multiple sclerosis (MS) yet research has revealed the disease is worryingly misunderstood. A Galaxy poll commissioned by MS Research Australia shows the majority of Australians don’t know what MS is and less than half can identify the early symptoms.


Breakthrough In Multiple Sclerosis Research

While the average age of multiple sclerosis (MS) diagnosis in Australia is 34, the degenerative disease can affect people for many decades longer. Now, an international research team from the University of Queensland has demonstrated that a new plant-derived drug can block the progression of MS. Dr Christian Gruber said the breakthrough could be a step forward