Page 3 of 93 FirstFirst 1234567813335378 ... LastLast
Threads 41 to 60 of 1857

Forum: Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease that affects the brain and spinal cord. Multiple sclerosis (MS) affects women more than men. The disorder is most commonly diagnosed between ages 20 and 40, but can be seen at any age. MS is caused by damage to the myelin sheath, the protective covering that surrounds nerve cells. When this nerve covering is damaged, nerve impulses are slowed down or stopped. The nerve damage is caused by inflammation. Inflammation occurs when the body's own immune cells attack the nervous system. Repeated episodes of inflammation can occur along any area of the brain, optic nerve, and spinal cord.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum archives

    Started by Mike Weins, 08-18-2011 03:37 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 17,217
    08-18-2011, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Useful books on MS and related subjects

    Started by Parsi, 10-10-2011 01:10 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 25,549
    05-02-2017, 04:20 AM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Useful Websites (posted by David Hosobuchi, 10/2006--Updated 1/2018)

    Started by agate, 08-30-2011 12:32 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 49,451
    06-17-2018, 10:35 AM Go to last post
  1. (OT) Happy Festivus!

    Started by agate, 12-23-2017 01:06 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 20
    • Views: 1,610
    12-26-2017, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  2. (OT) Happy Festivus, the holiday for the rest of us

    Started by agate, 12-23-2016 05:37 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,290
    12-26-2016, 08:20 AM Go to last post
  3. (OT) Musician/composer Leonard Cohen dies at 82

    Started by agate, 11-11-2016 05:39 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,239
    11-12-2016, 09:37 PM Go to last post
  4. (OT) Pantry game

    Started by agate, 08-02-2018 07:32 AM
    47 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 47
    • Replies: 469
    • Views: 11,007
    11-17-2018, 10:45 PM Go to last post
  5. (OT) Portland's 12 bridges viewed from a drone

    Started by agate, 06-09-2016 10:56 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,197
    06-10-2016, 06:36 AM Go to last post
  6. (OT) Proposed revised English spelling

    Started by agate, 07-20-2016 10:32 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 53
    • Views: 5,107
    07-28-2016, 11:27 AM Go to last post
  7. (OT) Reading

    Started by agate, 01-18-2017 12:24 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 2,599
    01-24-2017, 02:04 PM Go to last post
  8. (OT) Shark bites--part of BBS's surfing world

    Started by agate, 01-19-2017 06:14 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,522
    01-20-2017, 06:06 PM Go to last post
  9. (OT) Some cute animals, including a frog

    Started by agate, 09-03-2015 06:00 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,129
    09-04-2015, 03:23 AM Go to last post
  10. (OT) Test your American English

    Started by agate, 12-09-2015 10:47 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 3,293
    12-14-2015, 01:48 PM Go to last post
  11. (OT) Time for baby birds!

    Started by Frog42, 02-14-2017 12:49 PM
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 8
    • Replies: 76
    • Views: 10,386
    07-11-2017, 12:11 PM Go to last post
  12. (OT) Trans-cultural communication isn't easy

    Started by agate, 11-16-2016 11:07 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,151
    11-17-2016, 11:11 AM Go to last post
  13. (OT) Windows 10

    Started by agate, 09-09-2016 09:58 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 3,828
    09-12-2016, 10:18 AM Go to last post
  14. (OT)Cat litter boxes--hooded or unhooded?

    Started by agate, 09-26-2014 06:18 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,698
    09-27-2014, 06:23 PM Go to last post
  15. (OT)Wild West Department, coyote division

    Started by agate, 09-23-2017 12:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 1,651
    09-26-2017, 01:48 AM Go to last post
  16. (Somewhat OT) Last woman in US born in 19th century died--at 116

    Started by agate, 05-13-2016 05:56 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 3,727
    05-25-2016, 10:13 PM Go to last post
  17. (US) Free cell phones for qualified persons

    Started by agate, 10-23-2012 07:38 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,316
    10-24-2012, 02:05 PM Go to last post
  18. Question ***A VERY important question***

    Started by Howie, 04-14-2016 02:24 PM
    9 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 9
    • Replies: 81
    • Views: 4,391
    04-23-2016, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  19. +++Attention+++

    Started by Howie, 02-05-2016 04:47 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 45
    • Views: 4,627
    02-09-2016, 07:48 AM Go to last post
  20. .OT May Chit Chat

    Started by Pegakafarmgirl, 04-30-2017 10:42 PM
    38 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 38
    • Replies: 373
    • Views: 25,848
    06-04-2017, 10:31 AM Go to last post

Page 3 of 93 FirstFirst 1234567813335378 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum
Users Browsing this Forum

There are currently 141 users browsing this forum. (6 members & 135 guests)

  1. agate,
  2. Sunshine

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 25 replies or 350 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 25 replies or 350 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  


BTC Inc's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy

The material on this site is for information & support purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice provided by a licensed health care provider. Always consult your doctor before trying anything that you find online.