Imagine being an astronomer in a world where the telescope was banned. This effectively happened in the 1600s when, for over 100 years, the Catholic Church prohibited access to knowledge of the heavens in a vain attempt to stop scientists proving that the earth was not the center of the universe. 64 more words
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New research shows that drug for Parkinson's disease (benztropine) may also treat multiple sclerosis
A drug that treats Parkinson’s disease might also work against multiple sclerosis, or MS.
In MS patients, an aberrant immune onslaught degrades the fatty myelin sheaths that coat nerve fibers, causing blurred vision, weakness, loss of coordination and other symptoms. 204 more words