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Multiple Sclerosis: The History of a Disease

Multiple Sclerosis The History of a Disease In this elegantly written and comprehensive history we meet individuals who suffered with multiple sclerosis in the centuries before the disease had a name including blessed Lidwina of Holland who

  • Title: Multiple Sclerosis: The History of a Disease
  • Author: T. Jock Murray
  • ISBN: 9781888799804
  • Page: 405
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this elegantly written and comprehensive history, we meet individuals who suffered with multiple sclerosis in the centuries before the disease had a name, including blessed Lidwina of Holland, who took joy from her misery, believing that she was sent to accept suffering for the sins of others Augustus, grandson of George III and cousin of Queen Victoria, whose case shoIn this elegantly written and comprehensive history, we meet individuals who suffered with multiple sclerosis in the centuries before the disease had a name, including blessed Lidwina of Holland, who took joy from her misery, believing that she was sent to accept suffering for the sins of others Augustus, grandson of George III and cousin of Queen Victoria, whose case shows how someone with access to the best of medical care of the age was understood and managed and Heinrich Heine, the great German poet, who also had access to all medical services that were available, but who progressed into his mattress grave in two decades, aware of the loss of physical ability while still able to compose great poetry to the end From these early cases the author demonstrates how progress in diagnosing and managing multiple sclerosis has paralleled the development of medical science, from the early developments in modern studies of anatomy and pathology, to the framing of the disease in the nineteenth century, and eventually to modern diagnosis and treatment.

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    1 thought on “Multiple Sclerosis: The History of a Disease

    1. My main thought, as I went through this book, was, Who is the Audience?My next thought was, That really shouldn't matter. Everything doesn't have to be a brand. Everything doesn't have to be written with an audience in mind. There are books written from obsessions--and this is one of them. It reminds me, in that sense, of many other histories of science written int he nineteenth and mid-twentieth century by practitioners or former practitioners, who are interested in the past of their subject, b [...]

    2. My neurologist suggested I read this book. I am disinclined to be fascinated by symptoms as much as published research about the brain and advances in finding the cause and cure for MS. The history of the disease dates back to the 1300s making it impossible to blame on current conditions of the environment. I hope this book is updated soon with information about how scientists cured the illness.

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