Smoking Appears Linked to Brain Abnormalities in People with MS-related Disease, Study Suggests

A team of researchers suggested that cigarette smoking is associated with adverse effects to white matter in the brain, and reported that smoking may underlie the clinical course of clinically isolated syndrome, an early and potentially predictive symptom of a progression to multiple sclerosis (MS). The study, “Influence of cigarette smoking on white matter in patients with clinically isolated syndrome as detected by diffusion tensor … Continue reading Smoking Appears Linked to Brain Abnormalities in People with MS-related Disease, Study Suggests