Latest Articles by Amit M. Shelat, DO, MPA, FACP
Beginner's Guide to Multiple Sclerosis
There are many possible causes of numb fingers in people with multiple sclerosis - all of which should be discussed with your primary care doctor in case it’s something serious.
Is It MS, or Something Else?
Multiple sclerosis symptoms vary so much that no two people with MS are bound to have the same symptoms. Additionally, MS symptoms mimic dozens of other conditions, so it is important to consider that these symptoms may not be MS at all. Here’s how to know the difference.
What is Spinal MS? - Multiple Sclerosis
Lesions caused by multiple sclerosis (MS) can occur in the spinal cord, which is known as Spinal MS.
MS Signs vs. Symptoms: What is the Hoffmann Reflex?
The Hoffmann reflex is finger flexor response is demonstrated by a sudden flexing of the thumb and/or index finger, and can be a sign of MS.
What is Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis?
Primary Progressive MS (PPMS) manifests differently than other forms of the disease and poses challenges for diagnosis and treatment.
Common Relapsing-Remitting MS Symptoms
Relapsing-remitting MS is the most common type of multiple sclerosis. In this type of MS, symptoms become worse during a relapse and improve in remission.
What Food Helps Fight Inflammation?
A list of different kinds of food shows what is best to eat to fight inflammation.
What to Tell Your Doctor About Your MS
Living with multiple sclerosis can be complicated, confusing, and life-changing. Here are 10 things to routinely discuss with your doctors.