Multiple Sclerosis News
Everything You Need to Know About 'Foreign Accent Syndrome'
What if you woke up one day suddenly speaking with a Southern twang or French lilt or British accent? In rare cases this happens to people when a brain injury leads to a rare condition called Foreign Accent Syndrome (FAS). Lisa Alamia, of Rosenberg, Texas, woke up from jaw surgery in December with
Fox TV Anchor Neil Cavuto Recovering From Open Heart Surgery
Neil Cavuto, an anchor for Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, is recovering from open heart surgery
Jack Osbourne Opens Up About Living with MS , Calls Family 'Heroes'
Four years after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis , Jack Osbourne calls his family the real "heroes" in his battle with the disease. Writing in People magazine on World MS Day, the former reality-TV star and son of Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne , said, "My wife and kids are my reason for wanting
Adnan Syed of 'Serial' Sees Key Witness Asia McClain Take Stand in Retrial Bid
The convicted killer at the center of the wildly popular investigative podcast "Serial" finally got his day in court today, after questions were raised about his guilt and whether he had a fair trial in Maryland 16 years ago. Lawyers for Adnan Syed argued at a court hearing today for a new trial,
Jamie-Lynn Sigler Reveals 15-Year Battle With Multiple Sclerosis
"Sopranos" star Jamie-Lynn Sigler has just revealed a 15-year battle with multiple sclerosis that she has kept publicly secret until now. "I wasn't ready until now," the actress, 34, told People magazine about being diagnosed at the age of 20 during her "Sapranos" stint. "You'd think that after all
Amy Schumer Opens Up to Barbara Walters About Father's MS Battle
Comedienne Amy Schumer keeps us laughing with her quick wit and self-deprecating humor but she was solemn for a moment when she spoke with Barbara Walters about her father. Schumer’s father, Gordon Schumer, suffers from multiple sclerosis . “He’s not good,” Schumer told Walters in an interview for
Former Cubs bullpen catcher sees benefits when money from fines goes to charity
You'll have to forgive Andy Lane if he's tempted to crack a smile when a batter gets ejected for arguing balls and strikes. Or when a pitcher deliberately plunks a batter in the backside. Or when a player gets thrown out of a game for using salty language with an umpire. Or even when flaring
Why Jack Osbourne Is Working to Dispel Myths About MS
Jack Osbourne was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis three years ago, and in that time he has hosted a paranormal investigation TV show, competed on “ Dancing With the Stars ” and had two children. Today, the 29-year-old will appear in a new animated video to dispel myths about MS, an incurable
How Amy Schumer Became This Year's 'It Girl'
Amy Schumer is having one great year. After killing it at the box office with her movie "Trainwreck," becoming BFFs with movie star Jennifer Lawrence and opening for Madonna herself, the 34 year-old took home an Emmy Award for her Comedy Central show "Inside Amy Schumer" on Sunday night. It's the
Acting as Surrogate, North Dakota Woman Gives Birth to Her Granddaughter
A 51-year-old mother with multiple sclerosis gave birth to her own granddaughter in North Dakota, acting as a surrogate for her daughter. The pregnancy came with an unexpected and welcome side effect. Mandy Stephens and her husband Jamie couldn’t wait to get pregnant after marrying in 2013, but