Saturday, December 03, 2016

Cognitive Issues

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Multiple Sclerosis is an autoimmune disease that affects cognitive functioning in addition to mobility. Cognitive symptoms of MS include trouble with memory, concentration, and multitasking. Patients often find it difficult to recall words when speaking. MS can cause scarring in parts of the brain that is in charge of processing and storing information. MS patients are also at a greater risk of depression and other mood disorders.

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Hi all!   Just a little preface here before presenting the writing of Doctor Nitin Sethi.  We have been talking a lot this week about something called Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (that sure is a hard phrase to spell!) and the latest research of a Dr. Zamboni who claims that MS may really be a vascular disease instead of an…

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Vicki, Health Guide, commented on Cognitive Problems in Multiple… Thank you, Dr. Gross, for this clear explanation of the details of MS cognitive…

12/15/10

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Vicki, Health Guide, commented on Cognitive Problems in Multiple Sclerosis It’s good, don’t you think, that we – that is, the medical…

12/15/10

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Vicki, Health Guide, commented on Being Happy with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Hi tellnhelen, As I read what you write, I see many moments of happiness I am…

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Vicki, Health Guide, commented on Multiple Sclerosis and Cognitive… Oh, yes, crosswords are always exercising our brains. I'm with you.…

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