Month: April 2015

Multiple Sclerosis

by Mary Vincent, L.Ac. Multiple Sclerosis is a disease of the central nervous system in which the person’s own immune system attacks the protective covering (myelin sheath) that surrounds their nerves. This myelin sheath is crucial to proper functioning of the nervous system, including the speed and accuracy of messages sent between the brain and […]

The Nervous System

by Nicole Murray, L.Ac. Since this week’s feature article is about Multiple Sclerosis, a disease of the central nervous system, we wanted to take the opportunity to do an introduction to how the nervous system works. The nervous system is the body’s control center-all your thoughts and movements are controlled here. Nerve Cells The way […]

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