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Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms Overview

Symptom Puzzle

Multiple sclerosis has more symptoms associated with it than any other disease - over 80 different ways that your body can malfunction or feel weird. Understandably, people are often confused if something is related to their MS or not. I'll give you an overview in this article, as well as some articles on some other surprising symptoms of MS. Have a look and see if some of the strange things that you feel are actually part of your MS.

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Feelings About Long-Term Injecting with MS Meds

After almost ten years of self-injecting MS medications, I reflect on the number of injections that it has taken to get this far.

Function Better Even with Multiple Sclerosis

As we live with multiple sclerosis, increasing disability can slowly creep up on us, making daily tasks more difficult. By taking a close look at how we are functioning, we can figure out how small "fixes" can make our lives better.

Tips for Students with Multiple Sclerosis

Being a student can be stressful experience for everyone, but for people with multiple sclerosis, school can be extra challenging. These tips will make your academic experience easier and more enjoyable.

Back to School Time and Multiple Sclerosis

Parents with MS face extra challenges when their children start back to school. These tips will help you make the transition back to the classroom a smooth one for everybody.

Tips for Dealing with Noise Intolerance and Multiple Sclerosis

Many people with MS are noise intolerant, meaning that certain noises can make cognitive dysfunction symptoms worse and even be physically uncomfortable. Learn some tips on how to quiet your world and function better.

How to Cope With a Crisis When You Have Multiple Sclerosis

A crisis can cause anyone to become frantic and frazzled, but for people with multiple sclerosis, a stressful situation can exacerbate physical symptoms and cognitive dysfunction, making the situation even worse. Some tips on how to slow down can help you get through a difficult moment.

Advances in Using Stem Cells as a Treatment for MS

Progress is being made in the area of stem cell treatment of different types of multiple sclerosis.

How Do Relapses Impact Disability?

Although it is difficult to predict how multiple sclerosis will progress in any individual patient, early relapses indicate a greater likelihood to progress to secondary progressive MS.

Effect of Age on Multiple Sclerosis Prognosis

While multiple sclerosis prognosis is very difficult on an individual basis, some research is showing that it may be that people who are diagnosed with MS at a younger age take longer to accumulate disability, but still become disabled at younger age than those diagnosed later in life.

Determining who is a "non-responder" to MS drugs early in the game

Those of us on therapy for MS can be on it for years without really knowing if it is helping or not. Research is showing that there are ways to determine if a certain therapy is right for us earlier in the course of treatment.

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