Proper diet will not replace medications for treating multiple sclerosis, but eating properly can be a supplemental therapy. Sugars, dairy and gluten, among other things, can trigger MS symptoms so eliminating them from your diet is a good move. It is also important to keep the immune and nervous systems healthy by ensuring vitamins like vitamin D and niacin are part of your diet.
Shortly after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, I began to research on the internet for information about this disease. I happened to stumble upon a story of a young man who talked about how drinking several beers would cause him to be "hammered" much more quickly than before. Soon after, he was diagnosed with MS and he felt that his…