Answers to Common Neuromuscular Health Questions

Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about neuromuscular health.

What is multiple sclerosis (MS)?

MS is an immune-mediated disease in which a person's own immune system targets and attacks the central nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord, or optic nerves. The immune system damages the myelin or protective coating around the nerves. This affects the way in which signals are sent between the brain and the rest of the body.

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Source: Tracy Eicher, MD, Clinical Neuroscience Institute