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Achy upper arms*

I guess this is caused by muscle spasms but I can only guess. For 3 months now, my biceps in both arms ache as if I'd really been working hard, lifting heavy stuff. It is worst when I wake. I…


I was writing a piece on why I stand so firm and diligent on finding a peer, but my computer reloaded and deleted it, so to hell with it. I think I have explained it more than enough on why…

How long after a diagnosis did you need to start using a walking aid?*

I was officially diagnosed last year after having a year or two of symptoms. Recently, I have been having some problems walking. Most commonly my right leg will feel heavy like I'm wearing a…

Social Security*

Okay, so I got a check in the mail from Social Security for $31.00.  The letter attached said Disability Determinant.  Anyone know what that means?

Neuro Appointment Soon! Yey!*

I missed my chance to ask questions to the neuro who diagnosed me in the hospital, I knew basically nothing at the time and was more relieved to be proven not crazy and that they actually knew…

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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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