Multiple Sclerosis & Other Neurological Autoimmune Diseases
Neurological autoimmune diseases
MS is typically a disease with “multiple” days to months-long events of partial damage to brain or spinal cord which disrupt your ability to function.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common neurological autoimmune disease.
Autoimmune disease involves abnormal action of the immune system so that it attacks normal, native cells to the human body as opposed to doing its job correctly: attacking “invading cells” such as “germs,” or attacking abnormal native cells (such as cancer cells).