Multiple sclerosis, sometimes called just MS, is a disabling, neurological illness that affects the brain and spinal cord. The disease also is progressive, meaning it continues to get worse over time.
Nerve cells normally are surrounded by an insulating sheath made of a fatty substance called myelin that helps to transmit nerve impulses. In MS, this myelin sheath is inflamed or damaged, which disrupts or slows nerve impulses and leaves areas of scarring called sclerosis. These areas...Read more
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Knowledge is the single most important weapon you will ever have in your MS-fighting arsenal. It is the one thing you can and should pursue... Read more »
PRIMARY SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION IN WOMEN WITH MS The most frequently described symptoms in women include decreased sexual desire, diminished... Read more »
After ringing in 2009, it’s worth noting that MS research may be disparate, but it doesn’t appear to be desperate as vastly different... Read more »