A majority of people with multiple sclerosis used complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) approaches to manage symptoms, according to a survey. About 81% use dietary supplements, such as vitamins, minerals, or herbs. About 39% use mind-body therapies, such as mindfulness meditation or massage. About 41% use specific diets, and about 81% use exercise. The share of people with multiple sclerosis who use CAM has increased over time. Between 2001 and 2018, the use of supplements increased from 65% to 81%. The use of mind-body therapies increased from 14% to 39%. The use of exercise increased from 67% to . . .
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