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Morning Exam: Multiple Sclerosis

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Wednesday on KOAM Morning News, Tawnya Bach talked to Dr. John Hardin, a physical medicine and rehab physician with Mercy, about multiple sclerosis, a neurological disorder that affects the brain and spinal cord in nearly 2.3 million people worldwide.

You can find more information about multiple sclerosis at www.nationalmssociety.org.
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