Page 76 of 88 FirstFirst ... 264666717273747576777879808186 ... LastLast
Threads 1501 to 1520 of 1753

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: 34
    • Views: 43,544
    06-03-2018, 04:44 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: 23,142
    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: 15,782
    08-18-2011, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  1. National MS Society's posting about FDA safety communication on CCSVI

    Started by agate, 05-10-2012 12:58 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 4,291
    06-28-2012, 08:53 AM Go to last post
  2. Medical MJ

    Started by Gary, 05-27-2012 09:53 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 3,384
    06-26-2012, 01:25 PM Go to last post
  3. OT June Chit Chat

    Started by Pegakafarmgirl, 05-31-2012 09:44 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 57
    • Views: 7,536
    06-23-2012, 07:36 PM Go to last post
  4. Aging With MS

    Started by Cherie, 06-20-2012 10:29 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,813
    06-23-2012, 06:55 PM Go to last post
  5. Photo album feature

    Started by agate, 06-17-2012 09:39 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,622
    06-19-2012, 05:49 PM Go to last post
  6. Neurology Now magazine

    Started by Gabriella7, 06-17-2012 05:22 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,843
    06-18-2012, 09:30 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,410
    06-18-2012, 10:31 AM Go to last post
  7. Magazine (Cover Story)

    Started by Abby2006, 06-08-2012 11:55 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 6,153
    06-17-2012, 10:59 PM Go to last post
  8. Question Stopping Avonex

    Started by heidih210, 06-12-2012 06:18 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,308
    06-13-2012, 09:17 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,110
    06-11-2012, 09:22 AM Go to last post
  9. Post I need info on hospital beds.

    Started by boston/maine, 05-31-2012 02:40 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,527
    06-11-2012, 09:05 AM Go to last post
  10. Marijuana eases painful MS muscle cramping

    Started by Abby2006, 05-18-2012 10:51 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,713
    06-07-2012, 10:36 AM Go to last post
  11. Copaxone "Sub-Recall"

    Started by stillstANNding, 06-03-2012 11:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,901
    06-04-2012, 06:40 PM Go to last post
  12. OT May Chit Chat

    Started by Pegakafarmgirl, 04-30-2012 06:17 AM
    8 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 8
    • Replies: 72
    • Views: 10,526
    05-30-2012, 06:41 PM Go to last post
  13. Happy Birthday, Agate!

    Started by stillstANNding, 05-28-2012 09:43 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,825
    05-30-2012, 06:30 PM Go to last post
  14. Oral Fumarate...coming drug

    Started by Lazarus, 05-30-2012 10:10 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,631
    05-30-2012, 05:10 PM Go to last post
  15. World MS Day

    Started by agate, 05-30-2012 06:41 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,498
    05-30-2012, 09:16 AM Go to last post
  16. Memorial Day

    Started by Gary, 05-28-2012 07:21 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 996
    05-28-2012, 06:33 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,632
    05-27-2012, 11:56 AM Go to last post

Page 76 of 88 FirstFirst ... 264666717273747576777879808186 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum
Users Browsing this Forum

There are currently 226 users browsing this forum. (9 members & 217 guests)

  1. agate,
  2. Catdancer,
  3. Sunshine,
  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.