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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
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    12-31-2018, 10:40 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
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    • Views: 27,148
    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: 18,043
    08-18-2011, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  1. (OT) Postage rates in US rising Jan. 27

    Started by agate, 01-20-2019 05:13 PM
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 381
    01-21-2019, 01:35 PM Go to last post
  2. Survey for those with SPMS from the MS Coalition

    Started by agate, 01-18-2019 08:44 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 183
    01-18-2019, 08:44 AM Go to last post
  3. Happy birthday, Howie (December 9)!

    Started by agate, 12-08-2018 11:37 PM
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    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 898
    01-18-2019, 03:34 AM Go to last post
  4. This has become a useful first step to get my body moving again....

    Started by Lazarus, 12-24-2018 04:13 AM
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    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 1,298
    01-18-2019, 02:26 AM Go to last post
  5. 25 years ago last month and it just gets better!

    Started by Cherie, 01-15-2019 09:41 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 323
    01-17-2019, 12:52 PM Go to last post
  6. Change in the way the National MS Society does things

    Started by agate, 01-14-2019 12:25 PM
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 467
    01-15-2019, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  7. Seeking peace with multiple sclerosis.

    Started by Sunshine, 01-10-2019 05:53 AM
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 740
    01-12-2019, 02:14 PM Go to last post
  8. New folding/standing wheelchair?

    Started by agate, 01-10-2019 11:45 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 430
    01-11-2019, 08:10 AM Go to last post
  9. Question for anyone who has had MS drugs by infusion

    Started by agate, 01-05-2019 06:49 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,034
    01-10-2019, 02:42 AM Go to last post
  10. Positive study on high dose Biotin for PPMS

    Started by Lazarus, 01-06-2019 12:14 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 429
    01-07-2019, 08:46 PM Go to last post
  11. More emojis/emoticons found

    Started by agate, 01-04-2019 11:44 PM
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    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 917
    01-06-2019, 07:53 PM Go to last post
  12. Information on Therapy Bands please?

    Started by Sunshine, 01-05-2019 07:01 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 736
    01-06-2019, 08:39 AM Go to last post
  13. Unwanted Attachments on my post—ideas?

    Started by Sunshine, 01-03-2019 11:13 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 566
    01-04-2019, 01:58 AM Go to last post
  14. Happy New Year!

    Started by agate, 12-31-2018 10:40 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 667
    01-01-2019, 06:39 PM Go to last post
  15. Keep on Moving: December 2018

    Started by Sunshine, 12-01-2018 02:07 AM
    12 Pages
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    • Replies: 111
    • Views: 4,366
    01-01-2019, 01:47 PM Go to last post
  16. OT December Chit Chat

    Started by Pegakafarmgirl, 11-30-2018 11:40 PM
    34 Pages
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    • Replies: 331
    • Views: 10,337
    01-01-2019, 08:59 AM Go to last post
  17. Read op ed Sen Harris on healthcare in USA

    Started by Sunshine, 12-30-2018 01:14 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 371
    12-30-2018, 03:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Tysabri doesn't help gray matter atrophy

    Started by SuzE-Q, 12-23-2018 08:24 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 496
    12-27-2018, 06:57 AM Go to last post

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