Category: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Symptoms

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Tips to Avoid the Flu and Stay Healthy with MS

written in 2024 Getting the flu may increase your risk of relapse with multiple sclerosis (MS). Some preventive steps, such…

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Handling an abundance of emotions is part of life with multiple sclerosis

Taking things one moment at a time is the best strategy for this columnist by Desiree Lama | July 8,…

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Why I use a speech therapist to help me with swallowing problems

How I handle dysphagia, common among people with multiple sclerosis by Benjamin Hofmeister | July 11, 2024 I have been…

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8 Anti-Inflammatory Foods for MS

It’s unclear whether any food can directly counteract the inflammation associated with MS, but these foods may have indirect benefits.…

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5 Dos and Don’ts for Talking to the Doctor About Your MS Symptoms

To receive the best care, good communication is crucial. Here’s what to do — and avoid — when describing your…

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Managing Walking Difficulties in MS

Walking impairment is one of the most common symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS). Many people with MS experience difficulties with walking, as…

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4 Best Drinks When You Have a UTI (Plus 3 to Avoid)

Should you actually drink cranberry juice if you have a UTI? See which drinks are recommended to aid your recovery,…

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The Deep and Multidimensional Connection Between Multiple Sclerosis and Depression

Both depression and suicide rates are high in MS patients, but there are effective treatments by Darcy Lewis, Contributing Writer, MedPage Today…

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Can Multiple Sclerosis Affect Your Toenails?

Written by Sarah Winfrey Medically reviewed by Evelyn O. Berman, M.D.  Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease that occurs when the immune…

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MS and co-morbid autoimmunity

In my experience, the most common co-morbid autoimmune disease in people with MS, outside of thyroid disease post-alemtuzumab, is MS-associated…

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