Multiple Sclerosis

MS Hug

The MS Hug: What Is It and How to Cope With It

For the more than two million people around the world who have multiple sclerosis, or MS, life is unpredictable. This is because researchers still have much to learn about this condition. Common symptoms like the MS hug can be debilitating and detract from enjoying a full life. Learning more about […]

is ms an autoimmune disease

Multiple Sclerosis: When the Body Attacks Itself

Your immune system plays a critical role in keeping your body healthy. It is your first line of defense against infections and diseases. The immune system is made up of different organs, tissues and white blood cells that all work tirelessly together against foreign invaders that are designed to get […]

is multiple sclerosis hereditary

Is Multiple Sclerosis Hereditary

Multiple sclerosis is a devastating disease that affects millions of people around the world. Because this disease tends to have clustered in certain areas and in certain families, doctors and researchers have had a difficult time determining the exact cause. Is multiple sclerosis hereditary? Although there has been a great […]

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What Not to Eat If You Have Multiple Sclerosis?

How Nutrition Can Benefit your MS INTRO A diagnosis of MS can be overwhelming, particularly with all of the new information to process. Beyond medications, physical therapy treatments, and other healthcare-related appointments, patients often wonder if there is anything they can be doing in their day-to-day lives to control the […]

treatment options for multiple sclerosis

What are the Treatment Options For Multiple Sclerosis?

Multiple sclerosis and its treatment options What is multiple sclerosis? Multiple Sclerosis also referred to as MS is a disabling disease that needs immediate attention once it’s discovered. How would you know that you have MS? Well, lets briefly define what MS is a bit further. MS is a disease […]