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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Useful books on MS and related subjects

    Started by Parsi, 10-10-2011 01:10 AM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum archives

    Started by Mike Weins, 08-18-2011 03:37 PM
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  1. Instacart

    Started by agate, 09-29-2018 10:43 AM
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  2. July chit-chat

    Started by Catdancer, 07-01-2019 05:49 AM
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    • Replies: 163
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  3. Cataract Surgery information for Laz

    Started by Sunshine, 07-06-2019 01:31 AM
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    Yesterday, 05:21 PM Go to last post
  4. Keep on Moving: July 2019

    Started by Sunshine, 07-01-2019 01:47 AM
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    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 535
    Yesterday, 04:32 AM Go to last post
  5. Book Club: What are you reading?

    Started by Sunshine, 12-07-2017 11:35 AM
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    • Replies: 322
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    07-13-2019, 04:09 PM Go to last post
  6. What would you like to see...?

    Started by Cherie, 07-11-2019 10:02 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 156
    07-12-2019, 10:09 AM Go to last post
  7. Haiku

    Started by Cherie, 06-14-2019 03:11 PM
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    07-12-2019, 07:35 AM Go to last post
  8. Standing frames?

    Started by agate, 05-01-2019 12:13 PM
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    07-11-2019, 05:02 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
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    07-09-2019, 09:03 AM Go to last post
  9. Kindness matters in the Patient Experience

    Started by Sunshine, 07-09-2019 04:31 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 73
    07-09-2019, 08:58 AM Go to last post
  10. Bird Watching

    Started by nuthatch, 01-31-2019 10:29 PM
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    07-08-2019, 03:22 PM Go to last post
  11. Trying to copy a link to Shingles

    Started by Virginia, 07-06-2019 08:46 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 111
    07-06-2019, 04:37 PM Go to last post
  12. Robocalls

    Started by agate, 06-28-2019 08:48 AM
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    07-04-2019, 08:05 PM Go to last post
  13. Thumbs up Politics

    Started by Howie, 11-09-2016 02:48 AM
    264 Pages
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    07-04-2019, 08:02 AM Go to last post
  14. June Chit Chat

    Started by Howie, 05-31-2019 08:02 PM
    31 Pages
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    • Replies: 302
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    07-02-2019, 05:24 PM Go to last post
  15. Ongoing Saga of New Shower Stool (Chapter 2)

    Started by Virginia, 06-30-2019 11:42 AM
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    • Replies: 13
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    07-01-2019, 06:27 PM Go to last post
  16. Was last here 15 years ago.....

    Started by hootswithowls, 05-30-2019 08:55 PM
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    06-30-2019, 05:04 PM Go to last post
  17. IVIG treatment home vs Hosp; subQ vs IV

    Started by Sunshine, 06-29-2019 04:33 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    06-30-2019, 02:45 PM Go to last post
  18. Wishing Catdancer well

    Started by agate, 04-15-2019 08:03 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 911
    06-29-2019, 04:15 PM Go to last post
  19. Keep on MOVING: June 2019

    Started by Sunshine, 05-31-2019 11:36 AM
    8 Pages
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    • Replies: 73
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    06-29-2019, 04:44 AM Go to last post

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