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Multiple Sclerosis: Everything You Need to Know

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A comprehensive guide to living with multiple sclerosis including authoritative medical advice and practical tips. Supported by diagrams, case histories, a drug table and resources, the book is intended for anyone directly or indirectly affected.

Synopsis:

Praise for the first edition: Well-conceived and written volume.... Great sensitivity to the realities of dealing with MS and gives straightforward information about outcomes and expectations.-- Science Books and Films

Multiple sclerosis strikes one in a thousand North Americans, usually in early adulthood, just as they are building careers and starting families. Because the disease involves the central nervous system, the effects are wide-ranging and difficult to predict.

Multiple Sclerosis is a fact-filled comprehensive guide to living with MS, supported by diagrams, case histories, a drug table and an extensive list of helpful books and organizations.

This updated edition features new drugs and therapies. Topics include: What MS is, and who suffers from it How MS is diagnosed as possible, probable or definite Why the disease affects different people in different ways Differences between relapsing-remitting MS and progressive MS Adapting homes, careers and lifestyles to cope with the disease Treatments currently available.

Combining current and authoritative medical advice and practical hands-on tips, Multiple Sclerosis is an invaluable guide for anyone affected by this complex disease.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781552978894
Publisher:
Firefly Books
Subject:
Diseases - General
Author:
O'Connor, Paul
Subject:
Multiple sclerosis
Subject:
Diseases - Nervous System (incl. Brain)
Subject:
Multiple sclerosis -- Popular works.
Subject:
Neurology - General
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Illnesses
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Revised and Rev
Series:
Your Personal Health
Publication Date:
20050331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
168
Dimensions:
800x600

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Multiple Sclerosis: Everything You Need to Know
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Product details 168 pages Firefly Books Ltd - English 9781552978894 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Praise for the first edition: Well-conceived and written volume.... Great sensitivity to the realities of dealing with MS and gives straightforward information about outcomes and expectations.-- Science Books and Films

Multiple sclerosis strikes one in a thousand North Americans, usually in early adulthood, just as they are building careers and starting families. Because the disease involves the central nervous system, the effects are wide-ranging and difficult to predict.

Multiple Sclerosis is a fact-filled comprehensive guide to living with MS, supported by diagrams, case histories, a drug table and an extensive list of helpful books and organizations.

This updated edition features new drugs and therapies. Topics include: What MS is, and who suffers from it How MS is diagnosed as possible, probable or definite Why the disease affects different people in different ways Differences between relapsing-remitting MS and progressive MS Adapting homes, careers and lifestyles to cope with the disease Treatments currently available.

Combining current and authoritative medical advice and practical hands-on tips, Multiple Sclerosis is an invaluable guide for anyone affected by this complex disease.

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