Cause of Multiple Sclerosis

What Causes Multiple Sclerosis?

The cause of multiple sclerosis remains a mystery. Many different causes have been proposed and investigated but as yet the cause of multiple sclerosis remains elusive.

There are however, some leading contenders by way of theories although none can fully explain how multiple sclerosis develops and some theories actually seem to fly in the face of others!

The leading theories on the cause of Multiple Sclerosis (MS):

 

Multiple Sclerosis

In 1961, over 80% of Multiple Sclerosis patients were reported surviving to 20 years after onset of illness.

Early Symptoms

The nature of multiple sclerosis and the vagueness of a symptom appearing here or there over time, without any apparent connection means there is a lack of data on what can accurately be considered as early symptom of multiple sclerosis... Read More