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Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Does MS always cause paralysis?

FAQ's - from the National MS Society

Does MS always cause paralysis?


No. Moreover, the majority of people with MS do not become severely disabled. Two-thirds of people who have MS remain able to walk, though many will need an aid, such as a cane or crutches, and some will use a scooter or wheelchair because of fatigue, weakness, balance problems, or to assist with conserving energy.



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