Functional impairment is a significant aspect of multiple sclerosis (MS) that affects various aspects of daily life. MS-related functional challenges can include difficulties with mobility, coordination, strength, balance, and fine motor skills.

Stiff Neck in Multiple Sclerosis: Causes and Coping Strategies

Of all the multiple sclerosis symptoms you might experience, a stiff neck moght seem to be the least likely MS symptom to trouble you. Hey there! Today we're going to talk about a topic that may not be as well-known as it should be - multiple sclerosis. MS is a chronic disease that affects the central nervous system, causing a range of symptoms that vary from person to person.

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I’m struggling with MS bladder issues, what can I do?

Common symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) include the perrenial MS bladder issues which make public toilet awareness a daily rutual. There are many different medications that can be used to treat bladder problems associated with MS. Some of the most common include over-the-counter remedies like ibuprofen or aspirin, prescription medications like oxybutynin or tolterodine,

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What is MS and what are the symptoms of difficulty swallowing problems

MS Swallowing difficulty is better known as dysphagia that can lead to choking, gagging and all manner of complications. People with MS can experience difficulty swallowing due to the many muscles involved in the process. This can cause problems such as coughing, choking, and food getting stuck in the windpipe.

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The Sweet Smell of MS and disease odour

The Sweet Smell of MS is a somewhat cheesie introduction to a very serious topic. How we can identify disease from the smell they emit. Does MS have a specific smell, detectable by a suitably sensitive odour detector? I know that dogs, and even humans with a good sense of smell, can detect Parkinson’s Disease in its early stages.

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Breathing Problems with Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms come in many shapes and sizes! Early diagnosis of multiple sclerosis is important to minimise the long-term disability that could ensue if you don’t take corrective action. During the early days of living with MS, you may be unaware of the potential problems, like breathing difficulties. Breathing problems with Multiple Sclerosis are rare but, not impossible. But why can multiple sclerosis cause problems with your ability to breathe?…

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Incontinence in MS for the Incontinent MSer

Incontinence in MS is one of the many multiple sclerosis symptoms that the MSer must find a way of managing to live well with MS. The multiple sclerosis symptom that is foremost in my mind at the moment is INCONTINENCE. It is front and centre in my thoughts not only because I m writing this article but because I am in constant pain.

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