March is the ideal month to spotlight Multiple Sclerosis, a debilitating neurological disease affecting approximately 500,000 Americans.

Multiple Sclerosis causes progressive debilitation by affecting the central nervous system of the body and is believed to be an autoimmune disease.

Attacking primarily the myelin sheath which covers the nerves and is designed to insulate and protect them, the nerve fibers themselves are also attacked.

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