Tuesday, 14 October 2014

NICE puts exercise at heart of MS Guidance

Source CSP:

People with MS should be encouraged to exercise, according to updated guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

It says patients should be advised that aerobic, balance and stretching exercises may be helpful in treating MS-related fatigue.

NICE calls for people with the condition to receive supervised exercise programmes involving moderate progressive resistance training and aerobic exercise.  Read on.