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Health

Your MS, your body.


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Yes, you can regain bladder control

Spring 2015

Bladder problems affect most people with MS, but you don’t have to just live with them.

 

Lifestyle coping strategies

Spring 2015

In this supplementary story to “Yes, you can regain bladder control,” learn eight tips, including a few from people with MS, to help manage day-to-day life with bladder issues.

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On point

Spring 2015

Acupuncture, a form of traditional Chinese medicine, is based on a theory of body functioning that involves energy flow. Some people with MS are finding it a helpful complementary therapy.

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Yoga for MS

Spring 2015

Thinking about getting down with downward dog? Here’s what you need to know.

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‘Tis the season for holiday travel

Winter 2014-15

Holiday travel doesn’t have to make you say bah, humbug. Here are some tips for happy travels.

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Support for veterans with MS

Winter 2014–15

The Department of Veterans Affairs is working to improve care for veterans with MS—who number at least 30,000 nationwide.

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Protecting your privacy

Winter 2014–15

Get hip on HIPAA, the law that contains rules about your medical privacy.

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Medical marijuana: hype or hope?

Fall 2014

Medical marijuana has been both lauded and loathed. Learn more about what the MS community has to say about using the herb and its extracts to treat certain symptoms of the disease.

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Thinking about trying medical marijuana?

Fall 2014

You questions on medical marijuana answered.

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Advocates on your side

Fall 2014

A range of resources can help people with MS sort through the ever-changing world of treatment options and insurance claims.

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