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How common are balance problems in people with multiple sclerosis (MS)?

It is estimated that more than 75 percent of people with multiple sclerosis (MS) have difficulty with their balance. About one half have fallen once in six months, and about one third have fallen many times each month. Also, more than half of people with MS have been injured by a fall.

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