Multiple Sclerosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed:Third Edition
Demos Medical Publishing, Feb 15, 2007 - Health & Fitness - 134 pages
The diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) poses potential concerns related to all aspects of life and plans for the future. Family members and other loved ones are similarly concerned, and everyone involved struggles to make sense of life with this permanent intruder. One of the first responses is usually an active search for information about the disease itself and its potential long-term effects.
Chapters discuss the nature of MS, its management, and guidelines for dealing with all aspects of the disease and its impact on your life. A chapter on services available from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, a glossary, a list of resources, and additional reading suggestions make this the place to begin your education about MS.
With education and proper care, most people diagnosed with multiple sclerosis will lead full and productive lives. Multiple Sclerosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed, Third Edition is an essential resource for everything you need to know about MS, and includes new or updated sections on:
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As its title suggests, this book is a valuable resource for those newly diagnosed with MS. It’s also a highly readable and informative update for patients who’ve been living with the disease for a ... Read full review
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This book is a comprehensive reference book full of important information about MS for those newly diagnosed and their families. As a nurse I found this book full of helpful information that I can ... Read full review
3 What Treatment Is Available?
4 Unconventional Therapies and Multiple Sclerosis
5 Practical Guidelines for Living with Multiple Sclerosis
6 Coping with Multiple Sclerosis
7 Employment Issues and Multiple Sclerosis
8 Financial and Life Planning
The Search for Answers and the Link to Treatments
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