Heat, Variable Temperatures Found to Increase Risk of MS Hospital Visits

Heat, Variable Temperatures Found to Increase Risk of MS Hospital Visits

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Heat, Variable Temperatures Found to Increase Risk of MS Hospital Visits

Visits to the hospital related to multiple sclerosis (MS) are more common when it’s hot or when temperatures are more variable, but less likely to be needed when it’s humid, a new analysis suggests. The results were published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, in a study titled “Heat Exposure and Multiple Sclerosis — A Regional and Temporal Analysis.” It is well-established that increasing a person’s core body temperature can aggravate symptoms…

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