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BMI and low vitamin D are causal factors for multiple sclerosis: A Mendelian Randomization study.
OBJECTIVE: To update the causal estimates for the effects of adult body mass index (BMI), childhood BMI, and vitamin D status on multiple sclerosis (MS) risk. METHODS: We used 2-sample Mendelian randomization to determine ...
Systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between Epstein-Barr virus, multiple sclerosis and other risk factors.
(SAGE Publications, 2020-03-23)
BACKGROUND: Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection is thought to play a central role in the development of multiple sclerosis (MS). If causal, it represents a target for interventions to reduce MS risk. OBJECTIVE: To examine ...
Digesting science: Developing educational activities about multiple sclerosis, prevention and treatment to increase the confidence of affected families.
BACKGROUND: The majority of information sources for children of people with multiple sclerosis (MS) are paper, or text, based and require high levels of literacy. OBJECTIVE: To develop educational activities to inform ...