Life with MS

The impact of MS is undeniable. Everyone responds to the diagnosis differently.

In addition to the impact of MS on our own lives, MS also impacts our relationships with family and friends.

Most respondents are in stable long term relationship. For the few who are in a complicated relationship their condition is partially the cause of the complication.

How Has MS Impacted Your Life

How Has MS Impacted Your Life

Most respondents are in stable long term relationship. For the few who are in a complicated relationship their condition is partially the cause of the complication.

Relapses

Respondents reported a wide range of response on the timing of their exacerbations / relapses. During relapses a wide variety of symptoms are being reported, while over two third of respondents have relapses that last one month or less.

Relapses
Relapse Symptoms
Relapse Recency
Relapse Duration


Support
This section highlights the strong personal networks that many people living with MS have established.

Support Networks
Who Makes Up Your Support Network?
Managing Your MS

Next: Doctors and treatment

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Tracking
A vast majority of respondents track the progression of their MS through the use of MRI, often time once or twice a year. 67% respondents reported their MRI results showing the similar or fewer lesions than previous MRI.
Support
This section highlights the strong personal networks that many people living with MS have established.

Support Networks
Who Makes Up Your Support Network?
Managing Your MS

Next: Doctors and treatment



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Respondents reported a wide range of response on the timing of their exacerbations / relapses. During relapses a wide variety of symptoms are being reported, while over two third of respondents have relapses that last one month or less.

Relapses

Relapse Symptoms

Relapse Recency

Relapse Duration

Next: Tracking

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A vast majority of respondents track the progression of their MS through the use of MRI, often time once or twice a year. 67% respondents reported their MRI results showing the similar or fewer lesions than previous MRI.

Next: Support

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This section highlights the strong personal networks that many people living with MS have established.

Support Networks

Who Makes Up Your Support Network?

Managing Your MS

Doctors and treatment

Written by: Jonathan Simmons | Last reviewed: May 2015.