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Symptoms of MS

Feel alone*

Hi, I am new to this site but wanted to reach out to ask does anyone else feel alone when MS symptoms happen, the past week I have experienced numbness, balance issues, fatigue, pain, eye disturbances, sickness and well feel run down, I'm the type of person who hates being a burden to anyone and well I don't go… Read More


This afternoon I started feeling light headed, got really hot and clammy, legs got weak, got sick to my stomach, had shortness of breath, and got very tired.  This is the second time I have had this happen.  Is this a normal MS "thing" has anyone else had this happen?   Scared Read More

Migrains, pain, and breathing problems*

For a couple years now my ms has been in the forms of migrains and pain on my sides and my lung copacity is now at 56%. Well the pain gets to me a lot. I have a fear that id od on pain pills (ive done it once or twice before by accedent). When it gets bad i tend to forget things alot and forgetting that i take… Read More

Pain and MS*

Does anyone also have fibromyalgia and get joint pain? I get pain that my neuro has said is fibro, now Im getting bad pain in my hands particularly at the joints, Ive had it before but it is now more frequent and intense. I am also on Copaxone and was wondering if anyone has experienced joint pain while on that… Read More

Migraines and Headaches *

Hello all! I recently have been battling with migraines (I have had a previous history of them but for the last two months I have had headaches everyday and mirgraines almost every week.) About week three or four of these intesne and debilitating headaches I went to the ER and got an MRI. This came back clean … Read More


I was diagnosed with RRMS in 2016.. I have a new neurologist who's awesome but is baffled by this symptom I have that SHOULD be optic neuritis...but is not. I had an MRI last Thursday that found a new active lesion in the low left side of my brain, yet not in the portion controlling vision. My right eye went… Read More

Laryngitis/voice problems *

hi i was recently diagnosed in January (RRMS) and have not had a relapse since. I have been feeling healthy and good, although I have been stressed at school, and going out alittle too much.. sunday i woke up not being able to  talk all and a sore throat. I went to the wellness center and they said I have… Read More


hello, I was dx about a year ago after four or five years of symptoms which progressed from pain to debilitating chronic fatigue, pain, numbness, and so on.  I am 36 years old and recently left my job of over a decade.  I can’t get out of bed many days.  I am incredibly weak all the time. i know that it can… Read More

Confused and scared*

Hi- I'm recently diagnosed with RRMS in March of this year. My symptoms at the beginning were urinary frequency, dizziness and numbness/ tingling to my R arm and R leg. Since being diagnosed, I have started on Rebif and have never really had a period of remission where I've felt a ton better. Instead, I seem… Read More

This head pressure of mine and the itching*

I was diagnosed April 8 2016, that's about a week ago.  In addition to ending up in the ER in January and then being diagnosed, I have what I can only describe as head pressure, almost crushing like.  And I have itching on my back, arms, legs but that comes and goes.  But I'm hoping someone out there can tell… Read More


For the past 8 months or so, I've been prone to over-stimulation. When there's an excess of movement or noise, it can overwhelm my senses and cause me to have to temporarily "shut down." Crowded stores, for example, are really problematic. When my wife and I are shopping, I often find it necessary to close my… Read More

Feels like frost bite to me*

Hello everyone, I pray that all is well as much as they can be. I been feeling like my fingers/toes get frost bite whenever it's cold or the slightest cold outside. It doesn't take long for it to start to feel that way. It could. start by touching something that is cold and my fingers will start to feel that… Read More

Need advice. *

Well I'm sure you get this weekly a random person coming in here having some weird symptoms that think it's MS. First I'll start off introducing myself. My name Is Jesse and im a 36 year old male from Iowa. What has led me here is constant symtoms that I have had for over 6-8 months. They all started when my… Read More

Numbness in hands, fingers, toes

I haven't been diagnosed yet. I have been here asking questions and getting some great answers for over a month now. Reason I am waiting, too expensive going through my insurance. I am better off paying out of pocket. Anyway, the last few days or week now, I have been having numb/tingling hands, fingers, toes… Read More


I have PLMD, periodic limb movement disorder, brought on by my MS.  I'm in a wheelchair.  Before and after a bowel movement and at night when I try to sleep, my legs periodicaly shoot out.  Obviously I can't sleep and it is often painful as my leg muscles get extremely tight.  I tend to believe that it is… Read More