Seven Things That Could Increase Your Risk of MS

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Autoimmune Disease Clusters

Some autoimmune conditions tend to occur together. That means if you have inflammatory bowel disease, you might also develop MS. There is some good news on this front: The link between lupus and MS doesn’t appear to be as strong.

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