7 Tips for Understanding MS

What is MS?

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease that slows or stops nerve signals, usually in the brain and spinal cord. MS symptoms can be moderate, such as fatigue and balance issues, to severe, like problems walking or moving the arms and legs. For more information about what MS is, talk to a doctor.

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November 21, 2013

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July 1, 2014