What Happens When You Stop Taking Your Meds?
Barbara Giesser, MD, neurologist, MS specialist, Pacific Neuroscience Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center, Santa Monica, California.
Gabriel Pardo, MD, director, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation Center of Excellence in Multiple Sclerosis, Oklahoma City.
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