Program on multiple sclerosis at library
People living with MS now have more tools available to them than ever before, including disease-modifying treatments, symptom management strategies and lifestyle-related options that can improve quality of life, they said.
To learn more about these tools and options, a program on MS will be presented from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 20, at the Watauga County Public Library, 140 Queen St., Boone. The educational program is titled "Making Treatment & Lifestyle Decisions: Thinking About Benefits & Risks."
Dr. Lee Kennedy will be available after the video to answer questions. Kennedy is a neurologist at High Country Neurology in Boone
Attendees will also receive a program booklet with an overview of the various factors that often complicate medical decision-making, as well as the variety of choices available for people living with MS to treat their disease so they can maintain their best quality of life.
A light lunch will be provided. To register or for more information, call (800) 344-4867, option 1.