Multiple Sclerosis

What Is Multple Sclerosis? 02:31

What Is Multple Sclerosis?

Learn more about this notoriously tricky-to-diagnose autoimmune disorder.

Multiple Sclerosis Causes: 7 Things That Affect Your Risk 01:49

Multiple Sclerosis Causes: 7 Things That Affect Your Risk

No one knows what causes MS, but these risk factors play a role.

How is Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosed? 03:44

How is Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosed?

How is Multiple Sclerosis diagnosed? As there is no single symptom or test, diagnosing multiple sclerosis entails a variety of tests by your doctor.

Treating Multiple Sclerosis 03:07

Treating Multiple Sclerosis

In this video, Dr. Paul Knoepflmacher explains the four types of Multiple Sclerosis & explains some effective options for treating multiple sclerosis.

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Julie Roberts

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 1: My Story 04:37

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 1: My Story

In episode 1 of True Champions, American country music singer Julie Roberts shares her personal experience of how she discovered she had multiple scle

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 2: Not Defined 06:08

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 2: Not Defined

In episode 2 of True Champions, singer Julie Roberts shares what life with multiple sclerosis is like and about her multiple sclerosis diagnosis.

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 3: Finding Strength 04:40

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 3: Finding Strength

In episode 3 of True Champions, American country music singer Julie Roberts discusses how she faces her multiple sclerosis on a daily basis with the h

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 4: Staying Active 03:36

True Champions MS Julie Roberts EP 4: Staying Active

In episode 4 of True Champions, singer Julie Roberts discusses staying active with multiple sclerosis and exercising with multiple sclerosis.

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Jason

True Champions MS: Meet Jason 03:21

True Champions MS: Meet Jason

Jason's experience living with MS. He was diagnosed with primary progressive MS, It is a rarer form of multiple sclerosis that affects daily activity

True Champions MS: Staying Motivated with Multiple Sclerosis 02:13

True Champions MS: Staying Motivated with Multiple Sclerosis

Jason tries to be very realistic about life with multiple sclerosis. He works hard to accomplish his goals and establish a support system.

True Champions MS: AXS Map 03:44

True Champions MS: AXS Map

After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, Jason had trouble with stairs. He created the AXS map app for New York, highlighting accessible venues

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Christie

True Champions MS: Meet Christie 03:56

True Champions MS: Meet Christie

In this episode of True Champions, Christie shares her story of when she learned of her multiple sclerosis diagnosis.

True Champions MS: Christie's Advocacy 04:46

True Champions MS: Christie's Advocacy

In this episode of True Champions, Christie discusses how journaling at home led to the creation of her popular blog “The Lesion Journals”. Not only d

True Champions MS: Biking 02:47

True Champions MS: Biking

In this episode of True Champions, Christie shares the importance of exercise. Her love for biking led to a 30-mile bike ride to raise money for Team

True Champions MS: Christie's MS Manifesto 03:01

True Champions MS: Christie's MS Manifesto

In this episode of True Champions, Christie shares her personal manifesto that guides her through life with multiple sclerosis. It’s important to laug

True Champions Multiple Sclerosis: Lyndsay

True Champions MS: Meet Lyndsay 03:18

True Champions MS: Meet Lyndsay

In our newest True Champions series, we will meet Lyndsay Wright, a 25-year-old who is battling the unpredictable nature of Multiple Sclerosis.

True Champions MS: Process of Diagnosis 05:59

True Champions MS: Process of Diagnosis

In episode 2 of True Champions MS, Lyndsay talks about how she received her diagnosis for Multiple Sclerosis.

True Champions MS: Process of Treatment 05:45

True Champions MS: Process of Treatment

In episode 3 of True Champions MS, Lyndsay discusses her initial denial of her diagnosis and how she hoped her normal life would be restored.

True Champions MS: Intro to Activism 04:12

True Champions MS: Intro to Activism

In episode 4 of True Champions MS, Lyndsay explains the loneliness she felt as a high school student living with Multiple Sclerosis.

True Champions MS: Demyelinate This 04:29

True Champions MS: Demyelinate This

In episode 5 of True Champions MS, Lyndsay discusses her involvement in Walk MS and the formation of her team, Demyelinate This.

MS Society - Walk MS

MS Society - Participant Stories at Walk MS 03:40

MS Society - Participant Stories at Walk MS

Overview the MS Society Walk MS weekend and hear why real people living with MS participate. Walk MS raises funds to find a cure for MS and provide

Back Pain

What is Back Pain? 01:57

What is Back Pain?

The back is a complex system of muscles, bones, cartilage and nerves. Back pains can range from dulls pains, to constant aches to sharp pains.

Types of Back Pain 03:10

Types of Back Pain

Symptoms of back pain can range from muscle stiffness to sharp jabbing discomfort. In this video, Dr. Paul explains various types of back pain.

Treating Back Pain 03:26

Treating Back Pain

The goal of back pain treatment is to relieve pain and restore movement. Different levels of back pain require different methods of treatment.

Preventing Back Pain 01:50

Preventing Back Pain

While some back injuries cannot be avoided, like an accident or a sickness, there are steps you can take to prevent developing pain in your back.

Acetaminophen Safety

Acetaminophen Safety 01:34

Acetaminophen Safety

Acetaminophen is a commonly used pain reliever. Understand these easy tips to ensure your safety when taking acetaminophen.

Painkiller Differences 02:14

Painkiller Differences

There are different types of painkillers including acetaminophen,non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs,and opioids.

Fibromyalgia

What is Fibromyalgia? 02:05

What is Fibromyalgia?

What is Fibromyalgia? This is a syndrome that affects the muscles and soft tissue, this is primarily a long term or chronic disorder.

Causes & Risk Factors of Fibromyalgia 02:26

Causes & Risk Factors of Fibromyalgia

Doctors and researchers still are not completely certain on what causes Fibromyalgia. Likely factors that lead to Fibromyalgia include physical or emo

Diagnosing Fibromyalgia 01:52

Diagnosing Fibromyalgia

Many Fibromyalgia sufferers go years without knowing they have the syndrome. Since there are no clear-cut signs, diagnosing Fibromyalgia is often trou

Treatments for Fibromyalgia 03:17

Treatments for Fibromyalgia

There is no cure for Fibromyalgia and it is a challenging condition to treat. The key is to work with your doctor or healthcare provider when making t

Migraines

What is a Migraine? 03:08

What is a Migraine?

Migraines affect more than 35 million Americans.There are multiple migraine symptoms. Migraine headaches are often felt on one side of the brain.

Migraine Treatment 02:47

Migraine Treatment

Migraine treatment is broken down in to three medical categories. In this video, Dr. Keri Peterson discusses which options may work best for you.

Preventing Migraines 01:48

Preventing Migraines

The first step in preventing migraines is a correctly diagnosis. Your doctor will ask about your family and medical history and will likely run some r

True Life Story: Migraines 03:57

True Life Story: Migraines

In this video, Kathleen shares her personal story on what it is like to live a full life with migraines.

Epilepsy

What is Epilepsy? 02:51

What is Epilepsy?

Epilepsy is a brain condition known for its seizures, and this episode explores what causes a seizure and its effects on the patient.

Are All Seizures the Same? 01:48

Are All Seizures the Same?

Dr. Preeti Parikh classifies the two main types of seizures, which can affect different parts of the body and have distinct qualities and movements.

Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)

What is Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)? 03:20

What is Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)?

While Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) may sound like an imagined condition, it is very real. In fact, over 12 million people have it. RLS is a condition

Managing Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) 02:35

Managing Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)

If you are suffering from RLS, don’t fight the urge to move your legs; it will only make things worse. Massage your legs and be sure to avoid caffeine

True Life Story: Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) 04:43

True Life Story: Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS)

In this video, Michelle describes her life with Restless Legs Syndrome.

Lupus

What is Lupus? 02:34

What is Lupus?

What is Lupus? Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease. It is usually confusing to diagnose.Symptoms of lupus include rashes, joint pain, and fatigue.

Treating Lupus 03:56

Treating Lupus

Treating lupus can be done by taking lupus medications and employing some lifestyle changes. This video discusses how to treat lupus effectively.