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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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mrsclaps
Can I have MS but no lesions (or at least not those typical of MS)?*

Hello  I have not yet been formally been diagnosed with MS, but am in the process of getting a proper diagnosis for what I refer to as "episodes" that  I have had on and off for 15 years.  I…

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stephxo93
Gilenya*

Hi everyone! Just joined this page! Just have to ask everyone who is taking gilenya! I'm three days in and I feel chest pains and throw up! Anyone have these problems and are they normal!

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mmitch
Waiting for diagnosis and scared shitless*

Hi everyone. On Thursday I had an MRI. At the end of my day, my doctor called me at work and told me they had sent her my results already (usually it takes 4-5 days). I knew right then…

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cheriashlee
Possible MS*

Hi everyone. My name is Cheri. Im 45 and a single mom to two boys, 18 and 25. I have been researching MS and came across this site. I havent talked to a dr about the concerns, mainly because I…

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kelliegallagher
False negative?*

Has anyone here had a negative spinal tap test for MS but were diagnosed with MS? recently had an MRI that showed gliosis. I had a spinal tap and it came back negative for MS. However, I know…

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2girlsandahusband
Primary Progressive*

Anyone here under 40 diagnosed with Primary Progressive MS?

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blondiemiller
Boosting immune system*

Hi there! I was wondering if anyone had any ideas on boosting my weak immune system. I get sick so often and honestly it's just exhausting. If there is a person around me and they are sick I…

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emily-203040
Diagnosed with CIS, but developing new problems*

Hey guys! I honestly don't know if this is related to MS or not, but recently when i've been walking, occasionally my left foot will drag once and it looks like I trip. It's not noticeable to…

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emily-203040
Copaxone Complications*

Hey guys!  I've been taking Copaxone, 3 times a week injections for the past 4 months. While taking them is bearable, I always get site injection reactions post injection. My symptoms include…

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monique722
Newly diagnosed with MS*

Was wandering if anyone else have a feeling of your head feeling cloudy or maybe feeling as if your high. With this feeling you can still have a productive day but maybe coworkers ask if you…

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Dlbr
Ocrevus and/or Marijuana*

I have Primary Progressive MS and am struggling with the decision to begin taking the new drug Ocrevus. Has anyone taken it and what were your results/feelings/reactions to it? I am 64. Please…

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Sdlamphere
Disposal of REBIF? Expired Auto injector all in one ?*

I have a question , I have some old expired auto injector all in one shots I am attempting to expose of now the list of places that told me IDK and call next ....  Rebif MsLifelines…

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mslife40
Pain in knees? *

I have had RRMS for almost 3 years (only diagnosed this year). I have been having pains in both knees for about 3-4 months now. I've always had pain that would come and go in both my hips and…

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ahfreedom37
Diaphragm gasp and bands around the ribs*

So I am not sure how to start this but something bizzare is happening and has been happening. For a long time I told myself that everyone has this. There is nothing wrong. I blamed it on being…

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kev27
Limbo land*

1am 55 year old male . Here's my story , I have always been active into sport and the outdoor life , golf being one of my passions having played since I was 11 years old . Last October while…

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olivia_gsxr
I thought I had 2 strokes in 6 hours*

Im a 35 yo female and my health started its decline in 2010 when I was diagnosed with Lupus. In 2013 I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes after having gestational diabetes with 3 of my…

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monique722
Newly diagnosed with MS*

Well i still cant believe that i have this. It started with my right side being numb from the top of my head to my feet. It lasted for about nine days before i went to the urgent care. Then i…

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sammarch
Gilenya Improvements*

I was diagnosed with MS in janurary 2016 and have been taking gilenya since March 2017 I just got my second MRI and the doctor called and said that my lesions have gotten smaller and no more!!…

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steph-turner
Stop all medication now coming back to haunt me*

I was diagnosed with ms in 2013. I was on duloxetine and copaxone but in December 2016 I had enough I felt completly normall and wanted off all medication so I took myself off everything now…

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bethyrosie
Can MS symptoms come and go throughout the day?*

Hi everyone. I guess I'll start with my story. I'm 22 years old and female. I've had weeird sensations in my hand since last year, but I didn't think anything about it. On June of this year, I…

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