Study shows progression of multiple sclerosis linked to lifestyle factors, income
The North Shore News spoke to Helen Tremlett, a professor of neurology at UBC, who conducted research about how income and lifestyle affect the progression of multiple sclerosis. The article […]
Apr 15, 2019
Common MS treatment can bring longer, healthier life
Helen Tremlett, the Canada Research Chair in neuroepidemiology and multiple sclerosis at UBC, spoke to U.S. News about research which found that a common treatment for MS may extend life […]
Mar 29, 2019
Common treatment for multiple sclerosis may prolong life
Researchers from the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute have found that a widely prescribed drug for multiple sclerosis (MS) is associated with longer survival for patients.
Mar 18, 2019
Disability progression in multiple sclerosis linked to income, education
Neighbourhood income and education level is associated with risk of disability progression in patients with multiple sclerosis, suggests new research from the University of British Columbia.
Feb 22, 2019
Researchers uncover potential risks of common MS treatment
In one of the most comprehensive studies to date, UBC researchers have identified potential adverse reactions of a commonly used multiple sclerosis drug.
May 15, 2017
Medical history reveals multiple sclerosis begins to impact patients sooner
People with multiple sclerosis can show signs of something wrong five years before the onset of disease, much earlier than previously thought, according to a new analysis of health records from people with the condition.
Apr 21, 2017