Search Discussions

New Conversations

Inappropriate behavior

Knowing there is a problem is the first step in solving it. Triggers are actions or words thaat evoke automatic inappropriate responses, I know where it comes from, my childhood, big deal…

Nurses with MS

Hey everyone, I'm 27 and was just diagnosed with MS 3 weeks ago.  I'm an ICU nurse at a busy trauma hospital in Baltimore.  I typically work 12hr shift, mostly night shifts (7p-7a) I was…

MS or not?

I had optics neurotics at age 27/28 and a couple of flare ups within 2 years. (Now I am 45).  I have  a recent MRI with lesions which are not typical for my age (but did not look…

Project in Honor of My Mom

My mom had a flare up not to long ago and I had to do a big porject. And I decided to focus on the mental aspects of disease since I saw how hard the flare up hit her mentally. So, I am…

treating a symptom

Hi guys,  Yesterday I did an MS awareness walk, walked 5 miles,I am fairly active, but do not usually walk like that and today my legs hurt, are shakey and heavy...any tips to help? TIA! …

Most Active Conversations

What was your age when diagnosed?

At 65 I was diagnosed with MS.  After having the same vision issue 20 years after the first occurance I was sent for an MRI.  Hey, I thought it could be a brain tumor.  My physician sent me…

383 Replies


59 Appreciate this

Dealing with people who dont believe in invisible symptoms.

I have a mom, a nurse no less, who just doesn''t "get" that cognitive impairment is real.  Whether its not being able to focus and cook with noise and other people around or difficulty in…

338 Replies


72 Appreciate this

How to cope?

I'm new here and I'm not really sure if this is where I should put this. I was diagnosed on Monday and I am stilly really confused/angry/upset. I'm a college student and I am having issues…

159 Replies


26 Appreciate this

Spouse no longer finds me "desirable"....

How many of you experienced this intimacy issue from your significant other (wife/husband) and what did you do about it?  

152 Replies


16 Appreciate this

Moral support needed.....

Hello all! I havent been on this site in quite awhile...I moved away from Indiana 1 1/2 years ago to move to ohio in with the man I love. Right now it seems as though we are 2 separate…

148 Replies


27 Appreciate this