Here is an excerpt from the article on MS. The entire supplement is available at the bottom of the page.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease of the central nervous system. While the cause isn’t yet known, it’s believed to be an autoimmune disease, which means that in MS the immune system attacks healthy tissue in the body—in this case, the myelin that surrounds and protects the nerves. The damaged myelin forms the scar tissue (sclerosis) that gives the disease its name. When any... more