As an African-American with chronic illness, Eric Sibley prevailed in academic medicine where few colleagues shared his challenges.
Patient advocate Elizabeth Jameson prints works of art from MRI scans of her own brain to foster dialogue about life with illness.
A set of structurally similar proteins can activate a receptor for nicotine on immune cells, resulting in a dialing down of inflammation.
Researchers have identified an immune cell type with an apparently critical role in multiple sclerosis, and a way to block its entry into the brain.
I became a science writer, in part, because I love the stories behind the science. Stories filled with real people with real lives. So I …