Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis Handbook
George Jelinek MD, Dr Sandra Neate, Dr Michelle O'Donoghue
‘If you or someone that you love is impacted by MS this book is a must read.’ – Dr Aaron Boster, The Boster Center for Multiple Sclerosis, Columbus, Ohio
‘This highly recommended book highlights the importance of a holistic approach to MS management.’ – Professor Richard Nicholas, Imperial College London
A long, healthy, happy life is possible after a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. Around the world, thousands of people are living active and fulfilling lives on the Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis Program.
The Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis Handbook explains what MS is, and outlines the scientifically credible and evidence-based 7 step self-management program originally devised by Professor George Jelinek. It covers all aspects of living on the program, from first diagnosis to later life, with chapters from medical specialists and other experts on choosing your healthcare team, improving resilience, work, pregnancy and progressive MS. The book taps into the wealth of knowledge and experience in the community of people following the Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis Program, with personal stories from across the world.
If you have recently been diagnosed with MS, if you have been living with MS for years, or if you have a family member with MS, the Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis Handbook is your best companion. It is also an invaluable resource for doctors treating people with MS.
This highly recommended book highlights the importance of a holistic approach to MS management, offering a path to achieve the best possible outcome in this potentially devastating condition. -- Professor Richard Nicholas, Imperial College London If you or someone that you love is impacted by MS this book is a must read. The seven-step process for self-management presented in overcoming MS is a comprehensive and thoughtful approach to living your best life despite having this disease. -- Dr Aaron Boster, The Boster Center for Multiple Sclerosis, Columbus, Ohio A deeply insightful account and instructive guide for adopting healthy lifestyle behaviors and thriving while living with MS. -- Dr Sarah Mulukutla, Founding Chairperson of the Section on Neurohealth and Integrative Neurology at the American Academy of Neurology, New York Written specifically for people who have MS, this inspirational book provides a comprehensive, practicable program for living a full life with this disease. -- Dr Alessandra Solari, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Italy Overcoming MS is now the essential mainstay of MS management, before or alongside drug therapy, offering the best chance of a full and healthy life for people with MS. -- Dr Peter Silbert, Clinical Professor of Neurology, University of Western Australia A wonderful resource for people living with MS. -- Dr Ilana Katz Sand, Associate Professor of Neurology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York
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