Page 70 of 82 FirstFirst ... 204060656667686970717273747580 ... LastLast
Threads 1381 to 1400 of 1627

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, 10/06)

    Started by agate, 08-30-2011 12:32 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 36,859
    01-16-2018, 11:50 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: 20,608
    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: 14,327
    08-18-2011, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  1. Neurology Now magazine

    Started by Gabriella7, 06-17-2012 05:22 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,588
    06-18-2012, 09:30 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,280
    06-18-2012, 10:31 AM Go to last post
  2. Magazine (Cover Story)

    Started by Abby2006, 06-08-2012 11:55 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 5,628
    06-17-2012, 10:59 PM Go to last post
  3. Question Stopping Avonex

    Started by heidih210, 06-12-2012 06:18 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,141
    06-13-2012, 09:17 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 964
    06-11-2012, 09:22 AM Go to last post
  4. Post I need info on hospital beds.

    Started by boston/maine, 05-31-2012 02:40 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,245
    06-11-2012, 09:05 AM Go to last post
  5. Marijuana eases painful MS muscle cramping

    Started by Abby2006, 05-18-2012 10:51 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,433
    06-07-2012, 10:36 AM Go to last post
  6. Copaxone "Sub-Recall"

    Started by stillstANNding, 06-03-2012 11:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,771
    06-04-2012, 06:40 PM Go to last post
  7. OT May Chit Chat

    Started by Pegakafarmgirl, 04-30-2012 06:17 AM
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 8
    • Replies: 72
    • Views: 9,133
    05-30-2012, 06:41 PM Go to last post
  8. Happy Birthday, Agate!

    Started by stillstANNding, 05-28-2012 09:43 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,488
    05-30-2012, 06:30 PM Go to last post
  9. Oral Fumarate...coming drug

    Started by Lazarus, 05-30-2012 10:10 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,484
    05-30-2012, 05:10 PM Go to last post
  10. World MS Day

    Started by agate, 05-30-2012 06:41 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,357
    05-30-2012, 09:16 AM Go to last post
  11. Memorial Day

    Started by Gary, 05-28-2012 07:21 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 896
    05-28-2012, 06:33 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,413
    05-27-2012, 11:56 AM Go to last post
  12. MS & Lukemia

    Started by Porkette, 05-25-2012 03:42 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,075
    05-27-2012, 05:35 AM Go to last post
  13. Idiots Inc.

    Started by Tweeker, 05-22-2012 12:55 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,178
    05-25-2012, 05:23 PM Go to last post
  14. NMO/Devic's

    Started by mum2kat+3, 05-15-2012 10:32 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,115
    05-18-2012, 02:59 PM Go to last post
  15. Opera Singer w MS

    Started by stillstANNding, 04-29-2012 01:59 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,542
    05-18-2012, 02:06 AM Go to last post
  16. MS patient formerly on Tysabri develops PML while on Gilenya

    Started by agate, 04-15-2012 09:30 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,868
    05-15-2012, 07:53 AM Go to last post
  17. Question Big change- Medicare/Medicaid

    Started by renee, 05-03-2012 11:51 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,786
    05-10-2012, 08:40 AM Go to last post

Page 70 of 82 FirstFirst ... 204060656667686970717273747580 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum
Users Browsing this Forum

There are currently 197 users browsing this forum. (11 members & 186 guests)

  1. agate,
  2. Parsi,
  3. stillstANNding,
  4. 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.