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…