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These Are the First Signs of MS, Famous Patients Say

Best Life Logo By Paul Thompson of Best Life | Slide 1 of 9: Because multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease that affects the central nervous system, its symptoms can vary widely depending on the level of nerve damage and which nerves are affected. "Some people with severe MS may lose the ability to walk independently or at all, while others may experience long periods of remission without any new symptoms," the Mayo Clinic says. And while the disease, which currently has no cure, truly affects everyone differently, there are some symptoms and early warning signs of MS that seem to be more common than others.Nearly one million people are living with MS in the United States, according to a study funded by the National MS Society, including many celebrities; most recently actor Christina Applegate revealed she had been diagnosed with the disease. Read on to discover some early warning signs of MS, according to celebrities from Jack Osbourne to Ann Romney.RELATED: This Early MS Warning Sign Occurs in 80 Percent of Patients, Experts Say.Read the original article on Best Life.

These Are the First Signs of MS, Famous Patients Say

Because multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease that affects the central nervous system, its symptoms can vary widely depending on the level of nerve damage and which nerves are affected. "Some people with severe MS may lose the ability to walk independently or at all, while others may experience long periods of remission without any new symptoms," the Mayo Clinic says. And while the disease, which currently has no cure, truly affects everyone differently, there are some symptoms and early warning signs of MS that seem to be more common than others.

Nearly one million people are living with MS in the United States, according to a study funded by the National MS Society, including many celebrities; most recently actor Christina Applegate revealed she had been diagnosed with the disease. Read on to discover some early warning signs of MS, according to celebrities from Jack Osbourne to Ann Romney.

RELATED: This Early MS Warning Sign Occurs in 80 Percent of Patients, Experts Say.

Read the original article on Best Life.

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