Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 13, 2007
HealthTalk presents a live show for Multiple Sclerosis patients, their families and caregivers online and over the phone on Thursday, April 26th at 8:30 EDT (5:30PDT). At this educational event, Mutiple Sclerosis experts will share strategies for diagnosing, treating and coping with cognitive symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis. It is free to listen. Register today for the HealthTalk Multiple Sclerosis Webcast.
Each month, HealthTalk hosts independently-produced free live shows that empower Multiple Sclerosis patients, their families and caregivers with cutting-edge information and access to the world's leading medical experts. This month's show, "Why is my Head in a Haze?", will explore cognitive symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis like memory loss, trouble concentrating, word-finding difficulty and more.
More than 400,000 people in the U.S. have been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, an autoimmune condition that causes the body to inappropriately attack the central nervous system. Most will experience cognitive symptoms at some point.
"Why is my Head in a Haze?" will feature S. Mitchell Freedman, M.D., F.A.A.N., and Jeffrey Wilken, Ph.D. Dr. Freedman is in private practice with Raleigh Neurology Associates in Raleigh, N.C., and is an associate clinical professor of neurology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Dr. Wilken is the director of neuropsychology at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Washington, D.C. and adjunct clinical professor at the University of Maryland at College Park.
HealthTalk is an independent patient-education company based in Seattle, WA. The HealthTalk Multiple Sclerosis Community is over 10 years old and home to resources like regular live shows, Ask the Doctor columns, expert blogs, patient videos and more.