Ask the expert: disease modifying drugs

Ask the expert: disease modifying drugs

A disease modifying drug or a disease modifying treatment are the same thing. Some people refer to it as DMTs others to DMDs. A disease modifying drug is usually given to people with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis to slow down the relapses, to prevent the relapses from happening and also, in some cases, they slowRead More Ask the expert: disease modifying drugs

Valter Longo, Ph.D. on Fasting-Mimicking Diet & Fasting for Longevity, Cancer & Multiple Sclerosis

Valter Longo, Ph.D. on Fasting-Mimicking Diet & Fasting for Longevity, Cancer & Multiple Sclerosis

[Rhonda]: Hello, everyone. I’m very excited to be sitting here with Valter Longo, who’s a professor of Gerontology and Biological Sciences at the University of Southern California. He’s also Director of the Longevity Institute. Dr. Longo has made huge contributions to the field of aging. He has made significant contributions looking at the effects ofRead More Valter Longo, Ph.D. on Fasting-Mimicking Diet & Fasting for Longevity, Cancer & Multiple Sclerosis

Can Diet Cure Autoimmune Diseases? Dr Michael Greger

Can Diet Cure Autoimmune Diseases?  Dr Michael Greger

Autoimmune diseases are when your immune system, which normally defends your body against disease, decides your healthy cells are foreign and attacks those cells. It’s been said that over 50 million Americans are affected by an autoimmune disease and there are as many as 80 different types of these diseases. The Common ones are rheumatoidRead More Can Diet Cure Autoimmune Diseases? Dr Michael Greger