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December 21, 2020

Living with Multiple Sclerosis, Living a Full Life

by Guest Author

In the Multiple Sclerosis Special Fall 2020 issue of Brain & Life, guest editor, Barbara Giesser, MD, FAAN, FANA, writes, “Living with multiple sclerosis requires patience and diligence, but the prognosis for leading a full life is better than ever.”

For those living with MS, this Multiple Sclerosis Special Issue is an invaluable resource that provides evidence-based information for living a full life.

About Dr. Barbara S. Giesser

Barbara Giesser, MD

Dr. Giesser, is a Multiple Sclerosis neurologist at Pacific Neuroscience Institute’s Brain Health Center. She has a prolific career spanning over 35 years. Her approach to the diagnosis and management of people with MS combines state of the art diagnostics and a personalized medication plan for each patient with an emphasis on integrating lifestyle and wellness strategies into the neurologic treatment plan.

“I often counsel my patients to think of living with MS as a marathon,” says Dr. Giesser. “It takes planning, fortitude, and endurance. We hope this special issue devoted to MS will help prepare you for that journey.”

Dr. Giesser, Multiple Sclerosis neurologist, Pacific Brain Health Center

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Multiple Sclerosis Special Issue, Fall 2020, Brain&Life

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Last updated: December 29th, 2020