4Nursing.com, Nursing & Healthcare Resources
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Resources,
Multiple Sclerosis & Exercise

The Shortcut URL To This Section Is: http://www.NursingMS.com

We proudly endorse the National Nurses in Business Association, http://www.nnbanow.com, for their ongoing support of Nurse Entrepreneurship.


JustAnswers.com, Do You Have Medical Questions? Talk to A Doctor, Nurse Now!

Watch the video!
Nursefriendly.com (homepage)
About Us
Add URL
Advertising
Ask The Nurse
Contact Us
Free Nursing E-mail, Check Your Mail
Gifts For Nurses
Linking Policy
Privacy Policy
Search Our Sites
Social Networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc)
What's New

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Links to Articles, About.com:"Regular physical activity is an important part of living with multiple sclerosis. Learn how to start a new exercise program."
About.com
About Headquarters
249 West 17th Street
New York, NY, 10011
Contact Us
http://ms.about.com/cs/exercise/ ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Tai Chi, Lifeclinic.com:"The ancient Chinese practice of Tai Chi appears to improve balance, flexibility and cardiovascular health in people with such chronic health problems as heart failure, hypertension, arthritis and multiple sclerosis."
Contact us
http://www.lifeclinic.com/healthnews/article_view.asp?story=517958 ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Virtual Tour, Multiplesclerosis.com:"The Virtual Tour is a multi-media presentation divided into nine parts. Each segment is about five minutes long and addresses a major area of interest for people with MS and their caregivers.
E-mail: mail@multiplesclerosis.com
http://www.multiplesclerosis.com/living.htm ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Explanation of reason for exercising, Multiple Sclerosis Learning Center at the Mellen Center:" You hear about it and read about it .... Exercise. The message is clear - regular, moderate physical exercise is good for your body, mind, and spirit. Moderate exercise reduces your risk of heart disease, can lower your blood pressure, raises the "good" HDL cholesterol, helps control weight, and reduces the risk of developing other chronic illness (diabetes, cancer). Exercise can also be a good stress reducer."
Multiple Sclerosis Learning Center at the Mellen Center
The Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195
Phone: 216-444-2200 or 1-800-223-2273 ext. 42200
Contact Us
http://www.clevelandclinic.org/mellen/learning/exercise.htm ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), MS Fact Sheet, National Center on Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD):"In addition to improving overall health, cardiovascular fitness, range of motion, and flexibility, exercise can help one increase energy, improve balance, manage spasticity, decrease muscle atrophy, and better perform activities of daily living."
National Center on Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD)
Phone: 800-900-8086 (voice and tty)
Fax: 312-355-4058
E-Mail: ncpad@uic.edu
http://www.ncpad.org/Factshthtml/ms.htm ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Article with links, The National Multiple Sclerosis Society:"A study published by researchers at the University of Utah in 1996 clearly demonstrated the benefits of exercise for people with MS. Those patients who participated in an aerobic exercise program had better cardiovascular fitness, improved strength, better bladder and bowel function, less fatigue and depression, a more positive attitude, and increased their participation in social activities."
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society
733 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
E-mail: http://www.nationalmssociety.org/contactus/index.asp
http://www.nationalmssociety.org/Sourcebook-Exercise.asp ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Research Study, Oregon Health & Science University:"Results of a clinical trial conducted by Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) reveal yoga or exercise assists multiple sclerosis (MS) patients with fatigue. The study was conducted and funded within the Oregon Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Neurological Disorders (ORCCAMIND) at OHSU."
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Rd.
Portland, Oregon 97239-3098
Phone: 503-494-8311
Contact Us
http://www.ohsu.edu/news/2003/040303orccamind.html ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Overview of Research Studies, Rehabilitation Physiology Lab, University of Buffalo:"Few studies have considered the role of exercise as a treatment for fatigue in MS patients. The goals of this proposed, study are (1) to measure the changes in fatigue as the result of a simulated workday and the next morning (incomplete recovery, residual fatigue); and (2) to study the effectiveness of a 16-week program of anti-fatiguing resistance exercises."
E-mail: nfisher@buffalo.edu
http://phhp.buffalo.edu/rs/rehabphys/multiple.html ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Yoga, Understandingms.com:"In the last few years, yoga has resurfaced as an exercise, not to mention fashion, craze...A study funded by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the National Institutes of Health recently examined its benefits in people with multiple sclerosis (MS)."
E-mail: info@understandingms.com
http://www.understandingms.com/ms/articles/yogamatters.asp ******************************************************

Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Both Yoga and Exercise Cut MS Fatigue, Webmd.com:"There's good news for people with multiple sclerosis. Exercise and yoga help relieve the awful fatigue that often plagues multiple sclerosis patients."
WebMD
1175 Peachtree Road, NE
Suite 2400
Atlanta, GA 30361
Phone: (212)-624-3700
E-mail: service@webmd.net
http://my.webmd.com/content/Article/63/71930.htm

******************************************************
******************************************************

******************************************************

For Health Information you can use, Follow, Connect, Like us on (Most Invites Accepted): http://www.nursefriendly.com/social/:

Twitter! http://www.nursefriendly.com/twitter

What's New

Blogger: http://4nursing.blogspot.com

Facebook: http://www.nursefriendly.com/facebook

Linked In: http://www.linkedin.com/in/nursefriendly

Nursing Entrepreneurs, Nurses In Business, http://nursingentrepreneurs.ning.com/

Posterous.com, http://nursefriendly.posterous.com

StumbleUpon, http://www.nursefriendly.com/stumbleupon


******************************************************

If your website is not listed here, we encourage you to submit it: Add Your Website/URL.

See also:

Nursing Topics, A to Z:


Nursing Degrees, LPN-RN, RN-BSN, RN-MSN, Online/Offline College, University and more!:"Higher income. Career mobility. Now, no matter where you live or what your schedule, you can earn your Associate or Bachelor Degree to take your professional life to the next level without putting the rest of your life on hold!"

If you do any Browsing or Windowshopping online, please visit our online Mall:
http://www.nursefriendly.com/shopping/

Gifts For Nurses:
http://www.nursefriendly.com/gifts/

4nursinguniforms.com:"Choose from Top Nursing Uniform Companies. All sizes, styles and popular name brands available. Large selection of accessories as well: Accessories Blood Pressure Cuffs, Sphygnomanometers Nursing Tote Bags, Carry-Ons, Medical Bags Clinical, Medical Supplies, Nurses Discount Outlet: Angels, Books, Clothing , Equipment, Figurines, Holidays, Home Decor, Jewelry, Nurses, Office Decor, Scrubs, Shoes, T-Shirts Footwear, Shoes, Sandals, Discount, Bargains Gifts For Nurses (Nurses Week) Hosiery, Socks, Stockings Hats, Jackets, Jumpers Jewelry, Earrings, Necklaces, Watches Luxury Spas, Facials, Manicures, Pedicures Perfumes, Fragrances, Phermones Shoes, Boots, Sandals, Footwear, High Heels, Slippers Stethescopes, Nurse Kits, Replacement Parts Swimwear (Tan-Through) Women's Lingerie "
4nursinguniforms.com

******************************************************

Nursing Chat, Nurse Discussion Forums:
http://nursingdiscussions.com

******************************************************

The Uniform Resource Locator (URL) or Internet Street Address of this page is
http://www.4nursing.com/direct.patient.care.neurology.neurologic.neurological.multiple.sclerosis.ms.exercise.and.htm


Last updated by Andrew Lopez, RN on Thursday, March 28, 2013

This page was created on Wednesday May 25, 2005
This Page is Part of The Nursefriendly National Nursing A To Z & Consumer Health Directories

We are Incorporated in The State of New Jersey, under the name:
Nursefriendly, Inc.
38 Tattersall Drive, Mantua, New Jersey (NJ) 08051
Our Phone #: 856-415-9617, E-mail, ICQ#6116137 (www.icq.com)

We are a proud member of The National Nurses in Business Association, http://www.nnba.net

This website Is Copyright 1997 - 2014, Andrew Lopez, RN, Nursefriendly, Inc. Please contact us for permission to reproduce.
Other products and companies referred to herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies or mark holders, and are not owned or affiliated with Nursefriendly, Inc. or any of it's affiliated companies.