Symptom Management

Symptom Management

Sensory Problems in MS

Sensory problems, or disturbances in feeling, are one of the earliest symptoms and occur in 20 to 50 percent of individuals with MS.
Symptom Management

Ankles, Feet risk Swelling Up when You Slow Down

Anyone with swollen ankles and feet should contact a physician so that the condition can be diagnosed, and prescribed proper treatment. 
Symptom Management

Symptoms May Bully Kids with MS

The number of children (under age 18) with MS in the U.S. is estimated to be 8,000 to 10,000. As with adult MS, diagnosis can be difficult.
Symptom Management

Perimenopause

Perimeno-pause means ‘around menopause’ and refers to that transitional time when hormonal changes begin and various ‘symptoms’ result.
Symptom Management

Foot Drop and Functional Electrical Stimulation

Foot drop occurs when the peroneal muscle in the front of the calf is weakened, preventing proper lifting of the forefoot and toes during walking.
Symptom Management

Coping with Paroxysmal Symptoms

Paroxysmal symptoms are characterized by sudden onset, brief duration, and rapid disappearance.
Symptom Management

Spasticity

Spasticity is caused by damage to the brain and/or spinal cord from MS or other conditions.
Symptom Management

Reining in Pseudobulbar Affect

PBA is also known as involuntary emotional expression disorder, emotional lability, emotional incontinence, and pathological laughing and crying.
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