As of 2015, there is no cure for multiple sclerosis, according to Mayo Clinic. However, there are several treatments and therapies available to help manage symptoms, speed up recovery after attacks and modify the course ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society works in several areas, including research, to prevent, treat and cure multiple sclerosis, and it offers outreach to people affected by the disease, according to its website. The s... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Although multiple sclerosis is incurable, it is not fatal, so people who have it have the same life expectancy as anyone in the general population, notes Healthline. Individuals with multiple sclerosis often perish from ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Treatment methods for multiple sclerosis include plasma exchange, physical therapy and certain medications such as corticosteroids, as stated by Mayo Clinic. Multiple sclerosis has no cure as of 2015, so treatment method... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The cause of multiple sclerosis, or MS, is unknown as of 2015, according to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Scientists believe immunologic, environmental, genetic and infectious factors may play a role in the de... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The main symptoms of multiple sclerosis include fatigue and pain, according to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Around 80 percent of people experience fatigue, which severely hampers their ability to function nor... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The stages of multiple sclerosis are possible MS, relapsing-remitting MS, primary-progressive MS, secondary-progressive MS and progressive-relapsing MS, explains Healthline. There is also pediatric MS, which affects chil... More » Health Conditions & Diseases