Monday December 18th 2017

Life expectancy

American research has compared people with MS and controls from insurance records collected between 1996 and 2009. Life expectancy was on average 6 years less for people with MS. The researchers suggest more studies over longer periods are needed to see if the arrival of the disease modifying drugs has affected lifespan. Medical News Today Science World Report Life expectancy – A to Z of MS (Source: Multiple Sclerosis Trust)

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