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Resiliency With MS

People living with MS are often familiar with, and at times masters of, resiliency. Resiliency is the ability to adjust to misfortune or change; with the many day-to-day unknowns of MS, share…

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rbroughton68
Itchiness

I have very itchy skin all over my body. My skin is not dry it just itches and tingles constantly from my head to my toes. My skin feels hot and I sometimes want to peel it off, sometimes my…

rbroughton68
Frustration

I am so frustrated while waiting for a diagnosis. I know I have MS, I have all of the symptoms and truly feel it. This has been going on for over 10 years. When I was diagnosed with…

bcavos
Mortality

I was diagnosed In December 2017. I am just now starting to accept this thing. Yet one thing I can not shake, is the realization of my mortality. I know everyone goes through, and i know this…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Pain Syndromes *

I recently read this article on types of MS pain that exist within the MS spectrum. To read the article, [url=https://www.nationalmssociety.org/Symptoms-Diagnosis/MS-Symptoms/Pain]Click here…

cmay2213
Daily life*

Hello, I am looking for people who have lived with MS for years and could answer simple questions I have about daily life, parenting, activities, healthy food habits (I don't have any) along…

corinney
Dx: Lyme AND Multiple Sclerosis*

Has anyone else been diagnosed as having both Lyme AND MS? 

mamabear0511
What to do next???? what happens next???*

Ok so I guess I should start with some back info, about 4 years ago I had woke up and had no use of my left arm, I thought that it was due to sleeping on it the wrong way. I waited for 2 days…

sbalser19
Rebif*

Anyone taking Rebif and doing well with it?

justdiagnosed
Absolute nightmare *

Hi folks basically I’ve been diagnosed with ms and am still in hospital I got two weeks of physcio left then it’s back out to the reall world Amm im fairly scared and sorta feel like I’m going…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Organ Donation for Transplant with MS*

Read an interesting article on donation of organs and *brain tissue (*for MS research) for MS patients after they have passed on. It also touches on blood donation as well. To read the article…

hopefloats27
Worcester/Boston Area Doctor Referral *

Hello to All, I am a new member to the MS Connection Discusstion group. Currently, I am without a neurologist. I was a patient at a large hospital based MS Clinic. Ovverall, I did not have a…

DR2018
What to Eat?*

I was given a pre diagnosis/ beginning stages diagnosis. They'll be keeping an eye on the foci.  Anyways, I am looking at using diet to treat it until my next appointment.  I don't know which…

michael68
Stopping the drugs*

Hi. I've had MS for a long time. I didn't take care of myself until the last five years. I Now exercise and eat as healthy as I can. I'm still working on stress reduction and getting a good…

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LR-AR
Husband started UCaths*

My husband had surgery yesterday to help him urinate better,  but was sent home with a post-op ucath and he's already unsteady. I'm helping him with changing the bag and daily life. But…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Relationships and MS*

I recently read a very interesting article on Dating and MS. To read the article by author Devin Garlett: [url=https://multiplesclerosis.net/living-with-ms/dating-with-disease-can-should-i…

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linzg02
Injections of Copaxone*

I have recently started copaxone. I take 40 mg injections three times a weeks. I have plenty of "fleshy" places everywhere that I am supposed to inject except on my hips. If I pinch up insert…

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cantstopwontstop
RRMS and FMLA*

Hey everyone, I work in a healthcare setting with an extremely strict "point system" (Yeah dont come in and get patients sick, but if you call in we will penalize you to the fullest extent…

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cantstopwontstop
Aubagio / Tecfidera*

Hey everyone! So with some good news from my neurologist about my lesions and their location, we are hoping this doesnt ever get aggresive God willing, and from a medical stand point. With…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Vaccinations & MS*

To vaccinate or not to vaccinate? I recently read an article on this very topic in regards to MS and was wondering what the views were of the members of this site or if they even ever thought…

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izzy222
New symptom *

hi everyone, Ive had ms for a few years now, but I’m experiencing pain and numbness in my wrist for the first time. Is this normal or do I need to tell my doctor?  Also any suggestions that…

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