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Pseudobulbar Affect in Multiple Sclerosis

With multiple sclerosis (MS), some people may experience a condition known as pseudobulbar affect — a sudden burst of uncontrollable laughter or crying, often with no triggering event. Pseudobulbar affect is ... Read more

Multiple Sclerosis Statistics

Multiple sclerosis affects about 400,000 people in the United States, and about 2 1/2 million worldwide. In the United States, the prevalence of the condition — that is, the number of ... Read more


  Nuedexta, developed and commercialized by Avanir Pharmaceuticals, is a treatment approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat involuntary episodes of crying or laughing, known as the pseudobulbar affect ... Read more

#MSNewsToday Covers #CONy16

This year, Multiple Sclerosis News Today will offer expanded coverage of the 10th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy) in Lisbon, Portugal, from March 17-20. CONy hosts a unique debate format that “enables participants to discuss ... Read more