370 Results for Multiple Sclerosis

  1. Sex, Love, and Multiple Sclerosis

    ... sclerosis (MS) usually starts between the ages of 20 and 50, when people are in the prime of their lives and planning for the future. But while some patients feel like MS is a strike against them on the relationship

    • PATUREL, AMY M.S., M.P.H.
    • Neurology Now
    • June 01, 2007
  2. Hitting the Mattress with MS

    ...Even before Glenn Scott was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS), he was pounding his mattress in frustration. “I was waking up at 2 a.m. and was lucky if I could sleep until 4 a.m.,” he says. “I was living on four

    • PATUREL, AMY M.S., M.P.H.
    • Neurology Now
    • February 01, 2009
  3. MS Manual: A diagnosis of multiple sclerosis sent Vincent Spoto, 58, into a brief tailspin. Then he rallied and wrote a book to help others stay positive.

    ... of multiple sclerosis (MS).How did you react to your diagnosis? At first I was in denial. I got a second and third opinion. The third doctor said he was 99 percent sure I had relapsing-remitting MS and recommended...

    • Bolster, Mary
    • Neurology Now
    • November 01, 2017
  4. Revelations: Fifteen years after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler shares her story and becomes an advocate for the MS community.

    ... to go public about MS. LEFT: GETTY IMAGES/RACHEL MURRAYWhen the abnormal sensations in her legs didn't subside, Sigler asked her parents to take her to the emergency department, where a neurologist ordered a lumbar...

    • Childers, Linda
    • Neurology Now
    • March 01, 2017
  5. Getting Real: Jack Osbourne Goes Public With Multiple Sclerosis

    ... magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and lumbar puncture (spinal tap)—Osbourne was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS)—the most common form of the degenerative, neurologic condition. (See box,...

    • Childers, Linda
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017
  6. Smart Choices: Follow this expert guide to choosing an appropriate disease-modifying therapy for multiple sclerosis

    ...If you were diagnosed with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS) seven years ago, you had just seven disease-modifying treatments to consider. This year, with the expected approval from the US Food and Drug

    • Shaw, Gina
    • Neurology Now
    • March 01, 2017