Question: How do I know if I am a candidate for a clinical study such as the stem cell treatments I’ve been reading about?
Answer: Obviously you want to talk to your doctor, but it is also important to evaluate yourself. Depending on your current health, you should also consider the risks. Doctors have specific criteria they consider.
Question: “Hi Beth, I was diagnosed Sept 2014, I’m taken Rebif started Feb 2015, lately I’m having strong pains in the backs off my legs which can be extremely sore. Just wondering if it’s part problem with MS or do I have to ring my MS nurse? Other than this im doing great;) keep up great work! Thanks Xx”
Answer: “Hi. I feel leg and knee pain, especially when the weather is humid or super cold. Also if I over exert myself I feel it. Obviously if it becomes very painful you should speak to your doctor. Take care, Beth”