Chapter 7: Information Sources
Section 3: Specific Disabilities – Information Sources
Subsection: Multiple Sclerosis
National resource for up to date information. MS is thought to be an autoimmune disease that affects the central nervous system (CNS). The CNS consists of the brain, spinal cord, and the optic nerves. Surrounding and protecting the nerve fibers of the CNS is a fatty tissue called myelin, which helps nerve fibers conduct electrical impulses.
Local connections and resources for Multiple Sclerosis