Multiple Sclerosis

Get resources to help you understand and live a better life with multiple sclerosis (MS). This disease affects the central nervous system — brain and spinal cord — and is characterized by plaques where protective casing known as myelin has been lost and replaced by a scar.

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Positive attitude affects physical therapy outcome

How a person feels mentally and emotionally can make or break their course of physical therapy. For Carl Hohman, the bond formed with his rehabilitation team helps keep his spirits high. Learn how a positive attitude can help you.

December 17, 2019

Palliative, hospice care ease transition for terminally ill man

Jim Moessner was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. He managed it well, and lived a normal life for decades. But then everything changed.

October 18, 2018