Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is the most common disabling
neurological condition affecting young
in the UK alone have MS.
MS is the result of damage to myelin - a protective sheath surrounding nerve fibres of the central
nervous system. When myelin is damaged, this interferes with messages
between the brain and other parts of the body.
people, MS is characterised by periods
of relapse and remission while for others it has a progressive pattern. For everyone, it makes life unpredictable.