Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Social Issues

At a Glance

MS is a tough and trying condition, only made more difficult by the social issues that accompany the medical and emotional ones. There can be a social stigmatism about MS due to ignorance, where people do not understand or appreciate the invisible and painful effects of the condition. MS may also restrict a person’s ability to interact socially as immobility and fatigue can draw patients out of the workforce and limit their time away from home.

Community: Social Issues

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

Whoohoo, Rob and I have been married now for nine days!  The wedding was beautiful and it was wonderful getting to see so many people who are special to us in one place at one time.  I was thrilled that our immediate families were able to travel, some from great distances, to be with us.  That was the best wedding gift of all. Both…

Social Issues
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

gphunt, Community Member, commented on The MS Personality: Fact or Fiction? I have been struggling for many years from the personality changes my brother with…

01/26/15

47 comments

Reply

lizgambiniheinz, Community Member, commented on MS and Independence: Do You Appreciate… This morning as I was struggling to walk and especially struggling to…

12/29/14

32 comments

Reply

joalis76, Community Member, commented on Living out of a Suitcase Hi Lisa i don`t travel but i do appreciate you takijng the time to talk to us about your life…

12/24/14

1 comments

Reply

Lisa Emrich, Health Guide, posted Clutter Management for MS Patients Discussions of MS symptom management tend to focus on individual symptoms such as…

11/18/14

0 comments

Comment

Showing 1 - 4 of 206 results
< Page 1 | 2  | 3  | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: Social Issues

Ask a Question

Get answers from our experts and community members.

Btn_ask_question_med
View all questions (2061) >