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Can people with cognitive difficulties from multiple sclerosis live alone?

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It’s possible, but rare, that thinking problems become so severe that someone with MS needs constant care or can't live on his or her own. If this becomes an issue, discuss your options with your doctor and family. A social worker or psychologist also can help explore options for care.

SOURCES:

Cleveland Clinic Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis.

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on November 3, 2019

SOURCES:

Cleveland Clinic Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis.

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on November 3, 2019

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