Changes in memory, or ability to process, problem-solve
Cognitive processing speed impairment (PSI) is common and debilitating in persons with multiple sclerosis (MS). Exercise training has been proposed as a behavioral approach for possibly managing MS-related processing speed dysfunction.Read More
Although the role of stress in triggering MS exacerbations has been debated for years, recent studies have established links between stressful life events and exacerbations. This article presents findings of a cognitive-behavioral intervention program for women with MS.Read More
Many people with MS experience cognitive fatigue, which until now, there has not been a way to detect or determine its severity. This study discusses a standardized way to measure and diagnose cognitive fatigue in MS.Read More
Between 40 and 65% of people with MS experience some level of cognitive impairment, which includes changes in memory, planning and attention ability, and other mental tasks. This article reviews features of cognitive impairment in MS and the neuropsychological tests that are used to assess cognitive ability.Read More
This article examines the growing evidence supporting the role of outdoor temperature and its effects on cognitive status in people living with multiple sclerosis.Read More
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