Author Topic: COVID-19 has minimal emotional effect for people w/progressive MS  (Read 6 times)

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Offline agate

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A study was done because researchers wanted to know if COVID-19 has had an emotional impact on people with progressive MS. The study showed that it hasn't.  I can hazard a guess about why that should be. People with progressive MS may have already become used to social isolation because they've been limited by their MS, and so COVID-19 restrictions don't strike them as a difficult adjustment.

From the MS Foundation (September 22, 2020)--"Survey: COVID-19 Has Minimal Emotional Effect for People with Progressive MS":
MS Speaks--online for 14 years

SPMS, diagnosed 1980. Avonex 2001-2004. Copaxone 2007-2010.


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