From personal experience I have been able to verify that in recent years Multiple Sclerosis (MS) increasingly affects early onset, therefore very young people, but I have also been able to appreciate, having worked in a Research and Treatment Center for Multiple Sclerosis, that State-of-the-art therapies visually slow its progression, thus also increasing the quality of life of people with MS. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a chronic inflammatory, autoimmune disease that attacks the central nervous system , it is estimated that there are over 400,000 patients in Europe alone, especially young adults. It occurs due to an attack by the immune system itself on the tissues of the organism itself, which is why it is called " autoimmune ". In this specific case, the object of the attack is the myelin sheath which covers the nerve cells and allows the transfer of the signal from one to the other, allowing muscle movement. At the last conference held in Milan by the European Society of Neurology, an innovative study was illustrated which would allow therapy with a few pills a day for 4-6 days a week, with a second cycle a month later and then nothing more for a year. The drug is based on Cladribine, a substance that acts selectively on lymphocytes, generating targeted and long-lasting immunomodulation whose effects last for a year; it is a revolutionary drug because it frees the patient from daily therapy with a prolonged administration over time, but also because it has demonstrated double efficacy, showing an 80% reduction in lesions on magnetic resonance imaging after six months and an 85% decrease in attacks %.
Eye diseases are very common among the world's population and can have a significant impact on people's quality of life. Fortunately, thanks to technological advances in recent years, there are many new surgical and laser treatments available to treat these diseases. One of the most common surgical treatments is cataract surgery . Cataract is a… Continua a leggere Laser interventions and surgery for eye diseases
The eye diseases that require surgery can be of different types, but all manifest themselves with specific symptoms that must be recognized and treated promptly to avoid complications. Among the eye diseases that require surgery, cataract is certainly one of the most widespread and important, especially in the world of the elderly. It is a… Continua a leggere Eye diseases: causes and symptoms
Acne can be uncomfortable and embarrassing for both men and women. However, it is a common skin problem among men , especially during adolescence. Causes of acne in men Male acne is caused by a combination of androgen hormones and excess sebaceous glands . These hormones affect the production of sebum, which can clog skin… Continua a leggere Causes and treatments of acne in men
Acne is a common skin problem among women, especially during adolescence , menstruation and pregnancy . However, acne can also appear in other stages of life, and can have various causes. Causes of acne in women The causes of acne in women are many and can depend on genetic , hormonal , food and lifestyle… Continua a leggere Causes and treatments for acne in women