Page 4 of 86 FirstFirst 12345678914345479 ... LastLast
Threads 61 to 80 of 1711

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: 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: 32
    • Views: 40,485
    Today, 11:41 AM 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: 21,975
    05-02-2017, 04:20 AM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum archives

    Started by Mike Weins, 08-18-2011 03:37 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 15,169
    08-18-2011, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  1. Wheelchairs

    Started by Sunshine, 03-25-2017 04:44 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 4,889
    02-28-2018, 04:05 AM Go to last post
  2. Going to Mayo

    Started by Sunshine, 02-26-2018 10:13 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 477
    02-27-2018, 02:53 PM Go to last post
  3. Service Dogs for MS

    Started by Sunshine, 02-19-2018 08:42 AM
    multiple sclerosis, proprioceptive, service dog, stiff person syndrome
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 294
    02-20-2018, 08:21 AM Go to last post
  4. Biotin - again! And new doctor!!!

    Started by Virginia, 01-13-2018 01:38 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 1,266
    02-19-2018, 09:17 PM Go to last post
  5. Baclofen question

    Started by Sunshine, 02-18-2018 03:08 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 390
    02-19-2018, 03:29 PM Go to last post
  6. Novel research for MS and others in Israel

    Started by Sunshine, 02-18-2018 01:39 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 251
    02-19-2018, 08:18 AM Go to last post
  7. Lions Mane

    Started by soul, 02-15-2018 08:58 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 322
    02-15-2018, 05:31 PM Go to last post
  8. Who has gone off their MS meds? What happened?

    Started by Bookfairy, 02-07-2018 05:08 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 51
    • Views: 1,964
    02-15-2018, 04:46 PM Go to last post
  9. Question about linking to pdf files

    Started by agate, 02-13-2018 10:43 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 569
    02-14-2018, 10:45 PM Go to last post
  10. Medicare supplement insurance and MS special meds

    Started by Bookfairy, 01-10-2018 03:01 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 1,366
    02-14-2018, 05:57 PM Go to last post
  11. Stiff Person Syndrome masquerading as MS

    Started by Sunshine, 02-11-2018 12:40 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 604
    02-14-2018, 05:24 AM Go to last post
  12. Happy Birthday, Catdancer (February 7)!

    Started by agate, 02-06-2018 10:59 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 32
    • Views: 1,193
    02-13-2018, 03:00 PM Go to last post
  13. Cool Hybrid Robot

    Started by stillstANNding, 02-12-2018 08:23 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 304
    02-13-2018, 02:54 PM Go to last post
  14. Happy Birthday, Lazarus (February 11)!

    Started by agate, 02-10-2018 10:35 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 644
    02-12-2018, 11:43 PM Go to last post
  15. Ublituximab looks good

    Started by Sunshine, 02-07-2018 02:47 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 468
    02-10-2018, 03:25 AM Go to last post
  16. Thumbs up OT: Mom's Meals

    Started by Earth Mother 2 Angels, 02-09-2018 04:42 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 258
    02-10-2018, 03:17 AM Go to last post
  17. Happy Birthday, Parsi (February 9)!

    Started by agate, 02-08-2018 09:59 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 328
    02-09-2018, 07:41 PM Go to last post
  18. Biotin

    Started by Virginia, 02-08-2018 02:48 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 250
    02-09-2018, 03:11 AM Go to last post
  19. Essay in social aspects of serious illness

    Started by Sunshine, 01-28-2018 11:48 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 413
    02-08-2018, 03:42 AM Go to last post
  20. Happy Birthday, Sunshine (February 5)!

    Started by agate, 02-04-2018 11:05 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 584
    02-05-2018, 11:26 PM Go to last post

Page 4 of 86 FirstFirst 12345678914345479 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum
Users Browsing this Forum

There are currently 223 users browsing this forum. (8 members & 215 guests)

  1. agate,
  2. Catdancer,
  3. stillstANNding,
  4. Sunshine,
  5. Virginia

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.