Hearing aids have come a long way
Hearing aid technology has certainly advanced over the years and continues to improve ....
There is nothing better than being outside on a spring weekend in beautiful Seattle while supporting a great cause. If you are looking for a fun and meaningful activity to participate in, consider the American Lung Associations’ 2nd Annual Lung Force Walk. This event is proudly sponsored by the Swedish Cancer Institute, which is committed to early detection of lung cancer through screening, delivery of quality care to those suffering from the disease and their caregivers and contributing to critical research and clinical advancements while offering hope to those affected.
Lung cancer is the number one cancer killer in this country for both men and women and far exceeds the numbers of deaths from breast, colon, and prostate cancers, combined. The Lung Force Walk is dedicated to standing up against not only lung cancer but also COPD, asthma and pollution that threatens lungs. The proceeds from this event will help fund research, advocacy, educational efforts and awareness.
As a young child, I can remember singing this tune while jumping rope or skipping around the playground. At that time I didn’t fully grasp the significance of what I was singing, but now I have come to appreciate and understand that social connection and a sense of belonging is important, not only for emotional and mental health but for physical health as well.
Numerous studies over the past several decades have consistently shown that social interaction has positive benefits to our health and well-being. The potential benefits cited in many of these studies include reduced ...
June 27 - 28
Seattle Center Armory
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Submission deadline: June 1
All art abilities are welcome and all art pieces are accepted.
This is an art exhibition for those touched by multiple sclerosis; this is not a contest.
For event details and to print an application: www.Swedish.org/MSArtShow
About the MS Center Art Show
The Multiple Sclerosis Center at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute is proud to present the 6th Annual MS Center Art Show. Over the past five years, the Art Show has welcomed creative works of all ability levels from those affected by MS in the Pacific Northwest. The purpose of this annual event is to:
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We have received several inquiries about a recent report of a blood pressure medication that helps with myelin repair. This study was reported in Nature Communications: “Pharmaceutical integrated stress response enhancement protects oligodendrocytes and provides a potential multiple sclerosis therapeutic.”
This article received widespread media coverage because it involved a blood pressure medication that is already on the market.
This study used ...
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