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Study details source of mental problems associated with MS

A study sheds new light on multiple sclerosis (MS), specifically damage in the brain caused by the disease that may explain the slow and continuous cognitive decline that many patients experience. The findings, which appear in the Journal of Neuroscience, show that the brain's immune system is responsible for disrupting communication between nerve cells, even in parts of the brain that are not normally considered to be primary targets of the disease.

01/25/2016

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Multiple sclerosis affects an estimated one million people worldwide; © panthermedia.net/semmickphoto