More MS news articles for February 2001

Hidden symptoms of multiple sclerosis

Wednesday, January 31, 2001

Many people, including doctors, do not realize that multiple sclerosis can cause cognitive as well as physical impairment. However, recent research shows that 40 percent to 60 percent of people with MS develop some degree of cognitive symptoms. These can include:

Source: the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Oregon Chapter and the Multiple Sclerosis Center of Oregon at Oregon Health Sciences University.

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