Page 66 of 89 FirstFirst ... 163656616263646566676869707176 ... LastLast
Threads 1301 to 1320 of 1773

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: 35
    • Views: 44,954
    06-17-2018, 10:35 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: 23,636
    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: 16,088
    08-18-2011, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  1. OT husband had quadruple bypass...food services in western MA?

    Started by Lazarus, 11-18-2013 04:32 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,871
    12-01-2013, 02:49 AM Go to last post
  2. bacteria toxin may be MS trigger

    Started by SKL, 11-18-2013 07:44 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 3,440
    11-26-2013, 02:32 PM Go to last post
  3. Statin drugs

    Started by Virginia, 11-24-2013 02:06 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,500
    11-26-2013, 12:54 PM Go to last post
  4. cold sweats???

    Started by boston/maine, 10-10-2013 01:40 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,464
    11-20-2013, 12:56 PM Go to last post
  5. osteoporosis.

    Started by NanMacan, 11-14-2013 11:04 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,316
    11-16-2013, 04:52 PM Go to last post
  6. a question

    Started by Pegakafarmgirl, 11-12-2013 09:22 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,273
    11-16-2013, 08:08 AM Go to last post
  7. NASCAR driver Trevor Bayne diagnosed with MS

    Started by agate, 11-12-2013 05:57 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,016
    11-13-2013, 01:21 AM Go to last post
  8. US Social Security COLA to be 1.5% in 2014

    Started by agate, 11-08-2013 09:43 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,299
    11-12-2013, 04:27 PM Go to last post
  9. Dr. said no more ms drugs

    Started by sicilianmama, 10-24-2013 09:06 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 4,619
    11-09-2013, 04:51 PM Go to last post
  10. Thumbs up Great movie about living with MS!

    Started by funnylegs4, 10-31-2013 06:58 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,734
    11-02-2013, 11:48 AM Go to last post
  11. Copaxone 3 times a week might be delayed

    Started by agate, 09-08-2013 10:21 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 5,717
    11-02-2013, 10:03 AM Go to last post
  12. Co-pays and Out of Pocket max

    Started by newone, 09-05-2013 02:55 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,140
    10-31-2013, 04:15 PM Go to last post
  13. OT October Chit Chat

    Started by Pegakafarmgirl, 09-30-2013 09:39 PM
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 11
    • Replies: 104
    • Views: 9,284
    10-31-2013, 03:05 PM Go to last post
  14. Knee replacement

    Started by Tweeker, 10-29-2013 09:37 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 981
    10-31-2013, 09:44 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 963
    10-24-2013, 01:50 PM Go to last post
  15. Red face We are back!

    Started by Gary, 10-14-2013 07:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,701
    10-19-2013, 07:44 AM Go to last post
  16. Smile Drug costs

    Started by Jeanie Z, 10-12-2013 08:22 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,225
    10-15-2013, 08:40 AM Go to last post
  17. Still taking Gilenia

    Started by Tweeker, 10-03-2013 12:29 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,993
    10-11-2013, 10:44 AM Go to last post

Page 66 of 89 FirstFirst ... 163656616263646566676869707176 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum
Users Browsing this Forum

There are currently 240 users browsing this forum. (7 members & 233 guests)

  1. agate,
  2. stillstANNding,
  3. 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.