Helping Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

About 120,000 people in Germany have multiple sclerosis (MS), and that number is increasing by 3,000 to 5,000 every year. Simone Miegel is a specialized nurse who works with MS patients. She takes some of the workload off the attending physicians, gives patients professional and personal support, and encourages them to proactively combat this illness, which today is still incurable but can be treated. Miegel's professional specialty is still relatively new to Germany. Information at M - The Explorer Magazine: [English]

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