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Resiliency With MS
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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blschaar
I want to DO things...but then MS*

I want to go to every support group, meeting, gathering... but then MS.   Pick a symptom and I will show you a roadblock: transportation is barely tolerable or on time, I’m tired, in pain…

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hollyberry2020
Spinal tap today, HOLY hip pain*

My pelvic bone and hip is killing me after my LP today. No migraine yet, but legs and hips hurt like hell. Anybody else experience that? Also how long did it take to get results?

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hollyberry2020
Life changer at 32. MS and Myasthenia Gravis*

Past 4 weeks, have been a blur. Went to hospital for Stoke symptoms. Couldnt swallow, talk, see, walk use my left hand or open my left eye. Diagnosed with Myasthenia Gravis and MS. I am a…

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bethyrosie
Crawling/numb feeling in brain and arms? & My symptoms are worse after eating?*

Hi again. For a while I've been getting these crawling feeling in by brain and hands and arms (both). I can understand the hands and arms. I'm just worried about it happening in  my brain. I…

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railguy57
Help with understanding depression for my wife*

Hello Everyone, I am very new here. I would like to know if other's spouses have had bad depression and how it has affected their marriage?  My wife has MS and has bad depression and has…

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moneyp
I'm getting hit hard with new symptoms - help!*

Hi, I've had the worst five days and today my Ms has taken on new heights.  Please, if anyone has these symptoms I outline below, and knows how to treat them or calm them down, please email me…

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mrsclaps
Scared and frustrated...*

I have not yet been diagnosed, but truly have all but one of the common MS symptoms, and most of the less common symptoms.  Now I am having difficulty walking almost daily.  I can't seem to…

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hopeful85
Awaiting MS diagnosis--Any similar symptoms with someone who has MS?!*

Sorry if this is a long post but i feel the whole story always help so here we go.  About 10 years ago i started getting fatigue and weakness in my legs that would come on suddenly and…

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spclarzc
Any information will be appreciated*

In June 2015 I started having bizarre episodes that appear like ms. I have been diagnosed with chronic migraines, seizures, fibromyalgia and mild lupus. I have had normal MRIs and when they…

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bethyrosie
Can symptoms be heat induced?*

Hey everyone, I'm sorry to be asking so many questions. Can symptoms be heat induced? Since highschool I've had a super bad heat intolerance. I'm currently staying at my grandmothers house…

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joynerthedad
Does a pharmacy now determine what treatment or medication is correct for me, not my physician?*

I am a little upset about what I have been hearing on the news of late.  The opioid crisis has taken center stage.  It appears that the potential government law suits against pharmacies has…

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nerij
Advice please!*

Hi all, I have been taking Gabapentin to manage my symptoms of my MS for over 2 years now. I am in my 2nd year in graduate school and I hate how drowsy the medication makes me feel. However…

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LBee
Plasma Exchange*

I was diagnosed two months ago. Early this month, I did a 5 day Solu-Medrol infusion. I didn't get any relief. Today, my doctor ordered a Plasma Exchange. 3 treatments within 7-10  days…

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coconat
So frustrated! This is a REALLY long one, I apologize in advance!*

I’m so sorry this is so long! I’m just confused about what’s going on with my body and I’ve exhausted my family by talking about it. I needed to unload on someone else!   So, about this time…

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labje1
MS and medicare plan choice*

I am almost old enough to start medicare! With MS I am not sure which supplemental plan is best.  What about special needs plans? Suggestions or thoughts PLEASE!

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april9517
How much Vitamin D are you guys taking?*

So ive been taking 8000 iu of vitamin D a day but ive been reading about people taking a whole lot more. How much have some of you been taking?

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jjbowers91
Copaxone Injections*

I recently was diagnosed with MS and have begun the Copaxone Injections. Just a question in regards to if anyone might know why there are times I develop a lump and swelling at my sites. This…

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bhavs-adimulam
Recently diagnosed with acute MS. *

Hi all, I'm doing my 3rd semester in graduate school. If there is one time I would not want to be diagnosed with MS would be now. I'm an international student, staying away from family and…

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april9517
Dream State. How do you cope with ms fog*

Recently i have had awful MS fog. it feels like im just floating in a dream. I also have been having awful fatigue AND anxiety. So all three of these combined have made the last two weeks a…

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mrod4
Breathing *

I am going through a flare up that for a reason the doctors can not figure out is causing me short of breath. They have ran test on my heart and lungs to find nothing wrong but I am still…

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