Metachromatic leukodystrophy – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Metachromatic leukodystrophy – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Metachromatic leukodystrophy, or MLD, is a rare lysosomal storage disorder that results from mutations in the ARSA gene, which codes for arylsulfatase A – an enzyme that normally breaks down a fat called sulfatide. Without this enzyme, sulfatide accumulates in neurons and myelin-producing cells like Schwann cells and oligodendrocytes, resulting in their degeneration. MLD is

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Tension & Migraine Headache Treatment

Tension & Migraine Headache Treatment

We see many people who have tension and migraine headaches in the office. And I really kind of like it because those are ones we can make a dramatic difference in quickly. We find that most people who have those headaches have a lot of neck, shoulder, upper back muscle spasms, tightness and scar tissue

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Why Do So Many People Get Cancer?

Why Do So Many People Get Cancer?

“The American people, through their elected representatives in Congress, have determined to wage unremitting warfare against cancer. This disease has been on the increase in recent years. It now ranks second among the causes of death.” We start life as a single cell; specifically programmed to grow and divide to eventually become the 37 trillion

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