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wifeytomylove
CCSVI - Patients out there?*

Has anyone had or heard of someone having this prodecure performed? I would really like to discuss this with Drs in the Baltimore region... but every time we bring it up, drs look at us like we have 3 heads. Is this still pretty far fetched?? Read More

ngant17
genone scanning services for statins

My primary doctor is pushing a few different kinds of statins to address my high cholesterol levels.  I don't like the idea of getting rid of any of my cholesterol because it's an important component of the myelin sheath, and MS (diagnosed in Dec. 2014) is caused by a degradation of the myelin sheath.  I… Read More

ngant17
genone scanning services for statins

My primary doctor is pushing a few different kinds of statins to address my high cholesterol levels.  I don't like the idea of getting rid of any of my cholesterol because it's an important component of the myelin sheath, and MS (diagnosed in Dec. 2014) is caused by a degradation of the myelin sheath.  I… Read More

joelg3
MS, IQ and Memory*

I must admit I am a bit skeptical about claims that MS doesn't affect general intelligence.  To the extent that many people condition their self-worth upon intelligence, it is understandable that websites supporting people with MS would not want to disappoint patients with information about a decline in IQ… Read More

supermomof9
MS Vitamin Treatment

Has anyone tried treatment of MS thru high dose of vitamins? I have been researching the studies of Dr. Fred Klenner from NC. (He died in 1983). Dr. Klenner was known for treatments and cures of things such as MS, polio, tuberculosis, etc. using extremely high doses of vitamins. I talked to my PCP who said that… Read More

maria1
Probiotics *

Who of you is taking probiotics and what do you believe is the benefit? Do you think that the findings of soil borne bacteria found in the gut of ms patients as a possible cause of ms and probiotic cocktails as treatment for ms is promising? Read More

sca2127

The Marginalization, Mental Health, and Empowerment Team at Teachers College, Columbia University is looking for individuals who would like to participate in a research study exploring the life experiences of individuals with Multiple Sclerosis. This survey should only take about 15-20 minutes.   After… Read More

amandamichelle479

Hi! My name is Amanda, and my sister was diagnosed with MS several months ago. It took quite a while to receive the diagnosis and she was hospitalized several times. At one point, the doctors thought she had central nervous system lymphoma and they did a brain biopsy. She then went to the National… Read More