Whether you have or may have MS, or care about someone who does, finding the right information for you is an important step. Learn the facts about MS: what it is, who gets it and why, what symptoms it can cause, and how it's diagnosed and treated.
The four recognized courses of MS, plus important information about "clinically isolated syndrome" or CIS
Factors that may be responsible
Why some individuals are more likely than others to develop MS
The tests and procedures needed to diagnose MS
The highly variable symptoms depend on which areas of the central nervous system have been damaged
Strategies available to modify the disease course, treat relapses, manage symptoms, and improve function and quality of life
Common terms related to MS