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eBook Multiple Sclerosis Sourcebook, 2nd Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780816986
  • ISBN-13: 9780780816985
  • DDC: 616.8
  • 600 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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Overview

Provides information about the risk factors, causes, and types of multiple sclerosis and its effects on mobility, vision, bladder function, speech, swallowing, and cognition.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Preface.
Multiple Sclerosis: Causes, Risk Factors, and Disease Course.
2: Multiple Sclerosis Overview.
3: Autoimmune Diseases: Is Multiple Sclerosis One of Them?.
4: Multiple Sclerosis: Complex Disease of the Central Nervous System.
5: Understanding the Genetics of Multiple Sclerosis.
6: Multiple Sclerosis in Women, Children, and Men.
7: Causative Agents of Multiple Sclerosis.
8: Multiple Sclerosis: Disease Course and Exacerbation.
9: Rare and Unusual Variants of Multiple Sclerosis.
10: Other Demyelinating Diseases.
11: Multiple Sclerosis: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.
Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis.
12: Overview of Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms.
13: Spasticity in Multiple Sclerosis.
14: Tremors.
15: Fatigue in People with Multiple Sclerosis.
16: Speech and Swallowing Problems Associated with Multiple Sclerosis.
17: Vocal Fold Paralysis.
18: Vision Problem and Multiple Sclerosis.
19: Bladder Changes in Multiple Sclerosis.
20: Cognitive Deficits in People with Multiple Sclerosis.
21: Depression and Anxiety in People with Multiple Sclerosis.
Diagnostic Tests, Treatments, and Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis.
22: Diagnosing Multiple Sclerosis.
23: The Multiple Sclerosis Healthcare Team.
24: Working with a Neurologist.
25: Treatment Options for Multiple Sclerosis.
26: Drug Treatments and Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis.
27: Treating the Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis.
28: Treating Exacerbations and Relapses.
29: Treating Involuntary Movement.
30: Potential New Treatments for Multiple Sclerosis.
31: Multiple Sclerosis Pain Management.
32: Rehabilitation for Multiple Sclerosis.
33: Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Multiple Sclerosis.
34: Plasmapheresis.
35: Stem Cell Transplant Induces Multiple Sclerosis Remission.
Living with Multiple Sclerosis.
36: Resilience: Addressing the Challenges of MS.
37: Self-Management for Living Well.
38: Vaccinations and People with Multiple Sclerosis.
39: Contraception for Women with Multiple Sclerosis.
40: Multiple Sclerosis and Diet.
41: Exercise Guidelines for People with Multiple Sclerosis.
42: Sleep and Multiple Sclerosis.
43: Stress and Multiple Sclerosis.
44: Dysphagia (Swallowing Problems).
45: Speaking and Thinking Problems.
46: Bladder Problems Tied to Falls in Multiple Sclerosis.
47: Maintaining Intimacy and Sexuality If You Have Multiple Sclerosis.
48: Driving with Multiple Sclerosis.
49: Dealing with Mobility Challenges: One Step at a Time.
50: Features of Home Accessibility.
51: Equipment That Promotes Self-Care, Mobility, and Independence.
52: Service Animals and People with Disabilities.
53: Developing a Support Network and Group If You Have Multiple Sclerosis.
54: Tips for Multiple Sclerosis Caregivers.
Multiple Sclerosis and Work, Financial, and Legal Issues.
55: Navigating the Workplace with Multiple Sclerosis.
56: Financial Planning: Security for the Years Ahead.
57: Healthcare Options: Home Care, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing Care.
58: A Guide to Disability Rights Laws.
59: Put It in Writing: Advance Directives.
60: Guardianship for People with Disability.
Clinical Trials on Multiple Sclerosis.
61: Understanding Clinical Trials.
62: Nutritional Approaches in Multiple Sclerosis.
63: Physical Telerehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis.
64: Spinal Cord Analysis in Multiple Sclerosis.
65: Early Exercise Efforts in Multiple Sclerosis.
66: Tele-Exercise and Multiple Sclerosis.
67: Dual-Task Performance in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis.
68: Speed of Processing Training to Improve Cognition in Multiple Sclerosis.
69: E-Support Groups in Multiple Sclerosis.
70: Intermittent Fasting in Multiple Sclerosis.
Additional Help and Information.
71: Glossary of Terms Related to Multiple Sclerosis.
72: Organizations with Additional Information about Multiple Sclerosis.
Index.