central nervous system

Let’s Talk About Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD)

Often mistaken for multiple sclerosis, NMOSD can cause serious vision and mobility problems. Help is here.

By Linda Rodgers


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Your First Week, Month, Year, and Beyond With NMOSD

Getting diagnosis of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder can be scary. Knowing what’s ahead can dispel some of that fear.

By Sarah Ludwig Rausch

8 Important Ways NMOSD Is Different From MS

Sure, on paper NMOSD sounds super similar to MS. But, in the body, the two conditions look and feel very different.

By Jeanine Barone
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Think You Might Have NMOSD? Diagnosis May Take a While

Even though there's a blood test for neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder, diagnosis isn't always a snap.

By Krista Bennett DeMaio
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NMOSD Symptoms: When Not to Worry

When you're recovering from an attack, you may experience new symptoms that are actually positive signs that you're healing.

By Linda Rodgers
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A Clear Look at Vision Loss Caused by NMOSD

One of the scariest possible effects of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder is losing your sight. Here's what to know.

By Jodi Helmer