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Pregnancy and birth

Many women who have MS are diagnosed in their twenties and thirties, at a time when they may be thinking about starting a family.

Having MS shouldn't stop you having a baby, but careful planning with your family, friends and your doctor becomes more important.

Often, an MS nurse will contact your midwife to ensure appropriate pregnancy care plans are in place.

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