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Multiple Sclerosis Treatments
 
There are several drugs approved for MS treatment, but none of them actually cure the disease and the effectiveness of each drug varies with the individual. There is hope however; promising new drugs are currently in development. These developmental drugs represent new strategies for attacking the disease and could provide breakthrough results.

New MS Drugs
Hypothyroidism 

 
Hypothyroidism is caused by reduced levels of Thyroid hormone.  It is a very common condition and it affects women in much greater numbers than men.

Tired? You may have Hypothyroidism

Rheumatoid Arthritis 

 
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a complex, systemic autoimmune disorder likely triggered by an infectious organism that initiates the interplay of genetic factors and inflammatory mediators . Chronic inflammation, the hallmark of RA, is thought to be the result of the body’s long term exposure to an antigen.

Complete Rheumatoid Arthritis Information
Lupus 

 
Lupus is one of many disorders of the immune system known as autoimmune diseases. In autoimmune diseases, the immune system turns against parts of the body it is designed to protect. This leads to inflammation and damage to various body tissues.

Complete Lupus Information

Schizophrenia 

 
Schizophrenia is a disease of neurological origin, resulting from dysfunction and atrophy of key structures in the brain.  As the brain loses mass, the chemical balance is upset and psychiatric symptoms begin to appear.

Schizophrenia
ADHD in Children 

 

There are four different types of ADHD, all with their own defining characteristics.  If you are concerned with whether your child has ADHD, below are the diagnostic criteria used by psychologist and psychiatrists as a guide to determine whether a child has the condition.


Behavior Tips