- Why are women affected by MS two to three times more than men?
- Why does pregnancy tend to reduce MS symptoms?
- How do hormones play a role in tissue damage and repair?
Gender differences in MS are important to understand because they may hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of MS. They also help us understand the unique experiences of men and women who are affected by the disease.
Meet 12 women who are living with MS. Read their stories, listen to their words and explore their individual experiences with the disease. Also, discover resources about gender research in MS, topics of specific interest to women and opportunities for getting involved in the movement to end MS.
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