Are alternative treatments used to treat multiple sclerosis?
Some lifestyle treatments, such as exercise, have been proven to help with MS symptoms like fatigue, depression, memory, and bladder control. Others, such as supplements and minerals, are still being tested. Acupuncture, a centuries-old form of Chinese medicine, shows mixed results. The problem is that many of the studies into the effectiveness of nondrug treatments do not meet the high standards for medical research.
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