"I had a difficult time seeing, I couldn't walk. I had a difficult time with just about everything. Now I walk over 2,000 feet." Multiple Sclerosis patient Michael McDaniel uses PoNS, an electrical stimulation treatment, to make remarkable improvements in mobility and speech. Find out more about PoNS.

"The fact that we could slow the progression of the symptoms and reverse some of them? At first blush it seems like a bit of a miracle, it's too fantastic to believe."

For more innovative treatments for neurological diseases watch, The Brain's Way of Healing

The Wild Canadian Year

Wild Canadian Year

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The Nature of Thingies