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Current Utilization and Research Status of Traditional East Asian Herbal Medicine Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis: A Scoping Review

Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic immune-mediated inflammatory disease of the central nervous system that is gradually increasing in prevalence. The etiology of MS remains unknown; however, it is assumed to be caused by a deterioration of autoimmune regulation. Although immunomodulatory agents are a standard treatment option in patients with MS, there is insufficient evidence about their clinical efficacy…

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Focus on Chinese herbal medicine therapy for multiple sclerosis by dialectical treatment

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a central nervous system (CNS) autoimmune disease that occurs in middle age, and it causes significant social and economic problems. The treatment effects of current modern western medicine on MS have increased. However, there are some serious side effects, such as progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy and serious infections, which can result from universal immunosuppression.[1–3] To reduce the…

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Three Herbs and Supplements That May Help With MS

Adding healthy herbs and supplements to any diet can improve overall motor and cognitive functioning, but for those with multiple sclerosis, these natural additives can be especially helpful. Many doctors suggest naturally occurring herbs and minerals to help patients counteract common MS symptoms. Although they should not replace prescribed medications, taking these following herbs can help you manage your MS…

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Natural Remedy Dos and Don’ts for Multiple Sclerosis

It’s tempting to hope that “natural” products might relieve MS symptoms, but which ones really do? More and more people with multiple sclerosis (MS) are looking into so-called natural remedies — mostly herbs, vitamins, and supplements — as alternatives, or complements, to prescription drug treatment. But caution is necessary, because even some supplements that appear to be helpful have actually…

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MC4MS Non-Profit Launches to Push for Reform in Medical Cannabis Laws

November 9, 2016 – San Luis Obispo, CA – Cannabis industry expert Celeste Miranda and her team are proud to announce the launch of MC4MS, the first non-profit organization created specifically to push for continued research into the benefits of using medicinal cannabis to treat symptoms of multiple sclerosis. MC4MS believes that United States laws should be reformed to allow…

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Marijuana Touted by Some as a Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

While the evidence is mixed, marijuana supporters say cannabis can ease symptoms for people with multiple sclerosis. Will medical marijuana prove to be a miracle treatment for people with multiple sclerosis (MS)? The National Multiple Sclerosis Society says there are uncertainties about how effective marijuana is in relieving MS symptoms. But the organization supports the right of patients to work…

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Multiple Sclerosis – Medical Marijuana Research Overview

The following information is presented for educational purposes only. Medical Marijuana Inc. provides this information to provide an understanding of the potential applications of cannabidiol. Links to third party websites do not constitute an endorsement of these organizations by Medical Marijuana Inc. and none should be inferred. Multiple sclerosis is an often-debilitating disease of the central nervous system. Studies have…

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Multiple Sclerosis: Here’s Why Cannabis Is So Effective Against MS

Cannabis has been wildly successful in treating symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis. Patients all over the world have found much-needed relief from pain, gastrointestinal distress, muscle spasms, and even paralysis thanks to cannabis. But, how can a herb possibly be so effective in treating an incurable neurodegenerative disorder? The answer to this question will amaze you. Here’s how cannabis eases symptoms…

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Top 5 benefits of cannabis for multiple sclerosis

MS Medical cannabis treatments have proved highly effective at managing many of the symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS). Here, we take a look at which symptoms in particular are positively affected by use of cannabis or cannabis-based therapies. Anti-inflammatory Inflammation of neural tissue is the primary characterisation of multiple sclerosis. MS is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s own…

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