Multiple Sclerosis And The Herpes Family, An Unhappy Pairing?

For years we've known that there is a connection between Epstein-Barr virus and multiple sclerosis, but it hasn't been robust enough to say for sure that MS is caused by Epstein-Barr. My own thought has been that Epstein-Barr comes into the cells through the vitamin D receptor, making that the confounding factor. But a recent …

Study Confirms Efficacy of Oral Fumarate in Multiple Sclerosis

naturally occurring compound that in large scale studies seems to prevent the worsening of remitting-relapsing multiple sclerosis.
It can also be taken orally, an improvement on the injectables.
But all is not well in the world of dimethyl fumarate. It is used as a desiccant in the sachets of furniture and in shoe boxes.