Medical ID for MS
Debra Robert
Debra Robert
April 16, 2019
"I’d never considered wearing a medical ID for MS, but now I'm glad I do." Debra talks about why she wears a medical ID and how it can be helpful.

Latest Awareness Content

ms and heat

7 Strategies for Coping With MS Heat Sensitivity

MS and heat can make the late spring and summer months a challenge, but there are seven strategies you can use to help lessen the impact.
by Abigail Budd on April 30, 2018
Parkinson's vs MS

Multiple Sclerosis vs. Parkinson’s: Similarities and Differences

Parkinson's and MS are two conditions that share many of the same symptoms but have very distinct differences.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on April 11, 2018
MS and Vertigo

Are Vertigo and Dizziness Symptoms of MS?

While it often comes and goes, some people who have MS experience vertigo or dizziness frequently. Learn how to manage MS and vertigo.
by Patricia Bratianu on April 4, 2018
Epstein-Barr Virus and MS

Is the Epstein-Barr Virus a Possible Cause of MS?

While the cause of multiple sclerosis is still unknown, research has found a link between Epstein-Barr virus and MS to be a possible trigger for MS.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on March 27, 2018
MS Research

A Roundup of the Latest MS Research News

The latest MS research suggests that skin cells may be used to treat MS, how sun exposure can reduce your risk for MS, and more.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on March 13, 2018
Managing MS Symptoms

29 Tips to Help You Manage Common MS Symptoms

Managing MS symptoms is hard work. To keep your life productive and full, keep some of these tips in mind from this symptoms management guide.
by Yvonne Banks on March 7, 2018
MS in Children

Things to Know About MS in Childhood

Many people consider multiple sclerosis an adult condition but MS in children does happen, though it presents itself in different ways.
by Abigail Budd on January 29, 2018
Understanding MS Brain Lesions

Understanding What MS Brain Lesions Are

Lesions are damaged areas of nerves in the brain. Learn about why MS brain lesions form, their effects and theories for limiting their formation.
by Patricia Bratianu and Krystina Ostermeyer on January 10, 2018
How Is Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosed?

How Is a Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Made?

How is multiple sclerosis diagnosed? Physicians must use a combination of tools and rule out other possible diagnoses before a diagnosis of MS can be made.
by Krystina Ostermeyer on December 11, 2017
What Causes Multiple Sclerosis: Exploring Theories, Genetics, and Bad Habits

Exploring the Theories, Genetics, and Factors of What Causes MS

Over the years, different explanations have been offered for what could be at the core of what causes multiple sclerosis.
by Willeke Van Eeckhoutte and Krystina Ostermeyer on October 25, 2017