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Melatonin Linked to Seasonal Relapses of Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) relapses are known to swing with the seasons. Scientists have attributed these fluctuations to the rise and fall of vitamin D production, which is triggered by exposure to seasonal sunlight. Now a new study suggests that melatonin, a hormone that regulates your internal body clock and sleep cycles, could also play a protective role.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

Another way to modulate auto-immune diseases like MS is to reduce the AA/EPA ratio with high-dose fish oil.  It will also normalize hormonal fluctuations.

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