Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease involving the central nervous system (CNS) - the nerves that comprise the brain and spinal cord. There is a destruction of the myelin sheath, which covers nerve fibers. There is also a destruction of axons, which carry electrical impulses away from the nerve cell.
Read an [http://adam.about.net/reports/000017.htm]overview of multiple sclerosis, a list of symptoms of multiple sclerosis
, and information about the diagnosis
The following is a list of alternative medicine lab tests used to evaluate multiple sclerosis:
1. Essential Fatty Acids Analysis
2. Food and Environmental Allergy Testing
3. Oxidative Stress
4. Amino Acids Analysis
5. Hormone profile -- in women, especially estrogen, progesterone. In both men and women, adrenal profile.
6. Toxic Metal Hair Analysis