What really is Multiple Sclerosis?
Good question, isn't it?
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Official medicine is speaking about Multiple Sclerosis everyday. But still - what are they speaking about?
I went to Google and asked for definition of Multiple Sclerosis. You can see the result of my inquiry in article On MS definition. All 26 definitions are more or less incorrect. In reality it's a completely useless mess. Yeah.
I've written another article MS - name ambiguity on the subject. It starts with MS description by National Multiple Sclerosis Society (USA). I analyzed it carefully and find it to be completely misleading.
One more MS definition can be found in article of Wikipedia.org:
Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease in which the body's immune response attacks a person's central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), leading to demyelination... The name multiple sclerosis refers to scars (scleroses—better known as plaques or lesions) in the white matter of the brain and spinal cord, which is mainly composed of myelin.
Almost any neurological symptom can appear with the disease...
Although much is known about the mechanisms involved in the disease process, the cause remains unknown. Theories include genetics or infections. Different environmental risk factors have also been found.
That's better - MS really is an autoimmune disorder. Unfortunately, I still have no idea, what is a key difference between 'immune response' and 'immune system'. Isn't this explanation perfect: "Almost any neurological symptom can appear with the disease". Please remember - we are speaking about CNS damage! MS triggers have been mentioned only, without ANY further explanation. However, you can find some information in a chapter Triggers of my website.
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According to National MS Society (USA) description , in order to make a diagnosis of MS, the physician must%3