MOBI Allen C. Bowling ☆ Dietary Supplements and Multiple Sclerosis A Health ☆

There is a relatively high use of complementary and alternative medicine CAM especially dietary supplements among people with multiple sclerosis MS Health professionals with CAM information can improve the uality of patient care by guiding patients away from possibly harmful therapies and if appropriate towards low risk possibly effective therapies Dietary Supplements and Multiple Sclerosis is meant to be referred to when people with MS ask a uestion about a particular dietary supplement Supplements are arranged in alphabetical order under the most commonly used name In addition the index contains a listing of these common names as well as less common names that may be encountered The main information about the supplements is written in a concise summary form that usually discusses only the MS relevance of the supplementThe supplements selected for inclusion are those with specific MS relevance such as those that are known to be used by people with MS have claimed efficacy for slowing disease progression or relieving MS symptoms interact with drugs commonly used to treat MS and potentially worsen MS or its symptoms Also supplements are reviewed that are popular in the general population or are known to have serious adverse effects

11 thoughts on “Dietary Supplements and Multiple Sclerosis A Health Professional's Guide

  1. says:

    There was a lot of good information in this book on what supplements to take I highlighted almost every page and reference my notes freuently If you have MS and are struggling with treatment you should read this book I know that some of the suggested supplemental treatments have seemed to help me and my MS