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Women between the ages of 40 and 70 are at higher risk of developing MS. It is also more prevalent in Caucasian people of northern European origin, especially of Scottish descent. Geography and family history also play a role in MS risk.

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Lisa Emrich, Health Guide, commented on 29 New Genetic Variants Linked to MS:… Thanks, Vicki.  I do remember the headlines when it was just the 3…

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