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Can person with multiple sclerosis leave a normal or healthier life as common people. is there any cure for multiple sclerosis.

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
MS presents in: A variety of ways and there are lots of treatments but no cure at present. The covering of nerves erodes and communication between nerves can be come erratic, i.e., movement issues, vision issues, etc. Your doc and other health professionals can help you maximize your health. We all have limitations, some more obvious than others. Peace and good health.
Dr. Irving Harper
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
As we speak new treatments, including bone marrow stem cell implants are being studied. New treatments are coming.
Mar 27, 2014
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
No cure: But if treated early with potent and effective newer medications, outcomes maybe indeed be relatively normal active lives.
Last updated Aug 22, 2014
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