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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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nurselj
Eye and facial pain*

Hi, are these Ms symptoms? Ive been having left sided eye pain and pressure. I went to the Optician who said my eye sight had changed from nearsighted to longsited in the left eye and that…

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Melly
Dating*

Those of you who are single and date....how and when do you bring up your MS? I've been seeing someone and it's starting to get more serious and sooner than later he is going to notice, he…

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brenni85
Multiple sclerosis vs stroke*

right now I am waiting to be diagnosed with something so that I can move on and have a game plan to help my symptoms. This is the basics of my story...in November I saw an orthopedic doc for…

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irmaveronica
Tecfidera vs. Ocrevus*

Hello, I was diagnosed with RRMS last fall, and have not been on any medication yet. I also have Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis for which I was on Methotrexate and Otezla for.  My…

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sdoerffler
Hair Loss and Techfidera *

Been on Techfidera for 4 years now. The hair loss is almost intolerable. I don't need haircuts anymore since my hair doesn't grow. It's so frizzy and weak, I look like I put my finger in a…

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slowmod_45206
Ride A Bicycle for Daily Activities *

My name is Dave, diagnosed in 2009, feeling the effects of inadequate excercise and physical activity.  I wondered how others are doing with using a bike to get around on a daily basis, for…

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Ms symptom *

I have relapsing reporting ms for 4 and a half years now. I have had almost every symptom possible and it acts up like every month. I am not on meds yet but take cortosteriods when needed…

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msfirefly
New here/ Need some help *

Hello everyone! My name is Desiree, I have two babies (1&3), I'm 25 years old, I'm a stay at home mom, and recently I've been having a lot of symptoms that my doctor believes is MS. I am…

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tls1414
New diagnosis*

Hi, all!   So, my name is Tanya and I have been diagnosed with MS.  Six weeks ago I had an MRI which indicated MS or Lyme Disease.  My Dr. ordered a blood test for Lyme and it came back…

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mc1john
Assistance needed*

Hi my name is John, I've been volunteering at bike MS in Oregon for a couple years. Last year I was very inspired by those that were riding with MS. I said last year I'm not going to make any…

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TimClark_ChagrinValley
***Seeking phone conversation with someone who understands my situation.***

I am a 42 year old man and Ive had rrms for 6 years now.  I am married with 3 teenagers and I am active in a local nmss peer support group. I am the only man in the group and I seem to have…

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rikicat
Any one else married to a narcissist and not getting the emotional support needed?*

I'm newly diagnosed and my husband just seems to want me to handle it. He's isolated me through the years, so I have no one to talk to. I try to talk to him, but he turns it around and acts…

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boisenberry73
Solu medrol IV one dose*

hi i am traveling out of state and am having a flare up of fatigue, numb left face and some vision/ dizziness issues. i went to ER and after 6 hours received one IV treatment. has anyone had…

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laughingspirit
Possible MS and waiting forever to get in to doc! *

Hello!  I was recently hospitalized with several mild to moderate neurological issues.  They did an MRI and thirty blood tests and I do have one lesion, but I cannot get in to see a…

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SmartyPants
Father and daughter both publish books, his about the Korean War, hers about life in Oregon *

[url=http://https://www.worldpulse.com/en/community/users/girlpower/posts/79049]null[/url] My 85-year-old father and me at 61 both publish books, his book is called, "The Stone Horse…

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raerae626
Confused *

Three years ago, after months of tests, I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia. My symptoms were controlled with medication the sense that they never got worse but never went away either. I'm…

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help_me00
Helping my Granny.*

Hello! My name is Emily. I'm 16 years old. I know I know that's a little young to be on a site such as this, but I'm in search of Help! My grandmother was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in…

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momof3boysandagirl
Husband thinks I'm crazy...*

I have not been diagnosed with MS.  About 6 months ago, I had an EMG done on my pointer finger on my left side because it had a burning sensation that lasted for months.  The EMG came back…

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quiet_summer
What to do with my self-image? *

Newly diagnoses (April 2017), new nursing student with a good medical understanding, but I just can't seem to wrap my head around this still. I have great days where everything is fine. And…

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lizzybell
help *

woke up this am and my legs are acting weird. i start walking fine then in about a minute or so....they like freeze up. get really stiff like. help.

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