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Biotin: What Is It, and How Much Is Optimal?

Biotin can help with diabetes and multiple sclerosis, but it can also interfere with medications for hypothyroidism. Here’s what you need to know.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

My MS Journey Going Sugar Free

While there is no one diet espoused to combat MS, Lisa Emrich discusses the benefits she experienced when eating a ketogenic diet.

By Lisa Emrich

6 Yoga Poses to Help With MS

Learn about six yoga poses that help ease symptoms of MS and build physical and emotional resilience. Favorites include child’s pose and cat and cow pose.

By Lisa Emrich

5 Ways Your MS Can Benefit From Nature

Nature can't "cure" MS, but it can sure heal a good few aspects of the disease. Here are five ways to access the healing properties of nature for MS.

By Trevis Gleason

Tips for Finding the Right MS Doc

Finding the right MS doc requires asking yourself some important questions. Start with these seven and you’ll be on your way to finding a perfect match.

By Trevis Gleason

The Benefits of Music for MS

Learn how music can help address physical, emotional, cognitive, and social needs of persons with MS and how music therapy is used in neurology.

By Lisa Emrich

Build Your Very Own MS Resource Library

If you want to stay informed and on top of your multiple sclerosis, consider curating your very own MS library. Start with these suggestions on clinical resources, lifestyle tips, and personal stories.

By Trevis Gleason

A Year With Medical Marijuana for MS

Amy Gurowitz, diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) 30 years ago, talks about using medical marijuana (MMJ) for more than a year to treat her MS symptoms.

By Lisa Emrich

MS Moment: The Recurring Fear of Change

Handling the ups and downs of multiple sclerosis takes practice, patience, and persistence.

By Lisa Emrich

6 Complementary and Alternative Treatment Options for MS

Sometimes people with MS are interested in therapies that fall outside of conventional or mainstream medicine – this is referred to as complementary and alternative medicine, or CAM. Complementary therapies usually refer to those that are used in con...

By Jacqueline Ho