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Why does it take so long to feel better from a simple cold what is wrong with my immune system!!

Every time I get sick with a cold I just get worse every day and end up on antibiotics for weeks on end. I've just finished 10 days on an antibiotic for a sinus infection and I'm still not…

It took years... now what?

I've been struggling for 4 years with symptoms that has literally went from one thing to another... yet all involving pain. Jabbing, stabbing, aching, burning pain everywhere from my arms down…

Symptoms in waves? Icy hot feet?

Hello everyone! This is my first post as I am newly diagnosed (symptoms started Feb '16 and diagnosed May '16) and have only been through a five day steroid treatment and a 1 day treatment and…

Has anyone with MS done IVF?

This is a bit of a long story and I apologize for that but feel I need to explain my whole situation (or maybe I'm trying to justify my decision...) I've wanted kids since I was a kid. I've…

Why isn't the MS Society funding research for the Epstein Barr virus vaccine?

MS could be wiped out for future generations with this vaccine. Being a parent of two young daughters my thoughts are with them, I'm done...which I've accepted.  Yes, I understand its only…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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?  

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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…

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