Recently at Ectrims 2017 the world’s largest annual multiple sclerosis research gathering Christiane Whitehouse presented a poster based on her research, “The effects of psychiatric comorbidity on cognition in chronic immune-mediated inflammatory diseases (IMID) are poorly understood.”

The objective to investigate the influence of self-reported symptoms of anxiety and depression on information processing speed in persons with multiple sclerosis (MS), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

In this amazing interview Erika Lyons Richardson discusses the research in a very educational interview for MS patients, families, clinicians and researchers alike.