Research to Tackle MS Symptoms and Progression Among Reports from the American Academy of Neurology Meeting
May 2, 2014
from members of the Society's research team on topics including the latest research on tackling MS symptoms, progressive MS and new treatment approaches. reporting from the American Academy of Neurology's Annual Meeting in Philadelphia.
About Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system. Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis, and there is currently no cure for MS. The progress, severity and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are leading to better understanding and moving us closer to a world free of MS. An estimated 1 million people live with MS in the United States. Most people with MS are diagnosed
between the ages of 20 and 50, and it affects women three times more than men.