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Multiple sclerosis symptoms

Trusted information about the symptoms of multiple sclerosis can be found on this page.

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Multiple sclerosis (MS)

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease that affects the central nervous system. Learn more about the types and diagnosis of MS.

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Multiple sclerosis treatments

Trusted information about multiple sclerosis treatments including relieving MS symptoms, treatment option for MS attack and slow the progression of MS, plus links to the trusted resources.

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Nervous system diseases

Problems of the nervous system include multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, shingles and stroke.

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Twitching eye

Spasms in the eyelid (A ‘twitching eye’ or an ‘eye twitch’) can signal fatigue, stress and in rare cases, multiple sclerosis. Learn about its causes, treatments and when to see a doctor.

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Neuromuscular system

The neuromuscular system includes all the muscles in the body and the nerves serving them. Learn more about how it works and related diseases.

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Nervous system

Your nervous system controls much of what your body does including walking, speaking and other activities. Learn more about how it works and related conditions.

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Optic neuritis

Eye pain and sudden loss of vision? It could be optic neuritis, inflammation of the optic nerve. Learn about its symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

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Erectile dysfunction

Trusted information on male erectile dysfunction (impotence) including both physical and psychological causes and treatment options, plus links to trusted resources.

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What causes nerve pain?

Trusted information about common causes of nerve pain, as well as health conditions that cause nerve pain, such as sciatica, fibromyalgia and peripheral neuropathy.

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Urinary retention

Trusted information about urinary retention, possible causes, symptoms and treatments can be found on this page.

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