What is Multiple Sclerosis?

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Even though a lot is known already about multiple sclerosis, there is still a lot to learn. Because the neurological condition is most commonly diagnosed in people between the ages of 20 and 40, an MS diagnosis can devastate life plans already in the process.

But what is MS? Learn more about the clinical progression of multiple sclerosis with an illustrated video.

The MS Society shared this information packed video to provide statistics regarding the disease, symptoms that multiple sclerosis patients tend to have, how patients manage those symptoms, and the fact that it is very possible for patients to continue living their lives in a positive way.

Do you know the importance of early treatment in multiple sclerosis?

Multiple Sclerosis News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

Questions to Ask Your Doctor If You’re Newly Diagnosed

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We consulted some of our community contributors at MS News Today and came up with 12 questions people should consider asking their doctors after an MS diagnosis.

Check it out by clicking here.

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