Internet Enduring Material sponsored by Stanford University School of Medicine. Presented by the Stanford University School of Medicine's Department of Neurology and Center for Continuing Medical Education. Have you encountered a patient with Multiple Sclerosis? This disease affects 2.8 million people worldwide, with a disproportionate number in the United States. Listen to recent research that has increased understanding of the connection between Epstein-Barr Virus and Multiple Sclerosis. Topics discussed include the basics of Multiple Sclerosis genetic predisposition, risk factors, potential triggers, and ways to modify behavior and diet to reduce disease progression.
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