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traveling with syringes

Next week I'll take my first airplane flight since starting an injectible medication, and I'm hoping that airport security won't be too much of a problem. In a few sites online, I've seen…

Jul 8, 2012

Climate Change?

I've been recently diagnosed with RRMS (at least so far; this flare up is particularly persistant) and I just had a sort of weird question. My boyfrind and I are looking at moving out of…

Apr 13, 2014

Moral support needed.....

Hello all! I havent been on this site in quite awhile...I moved away from Indiana 1 1/2 years ago to move to ohio in with the man I love. Right now it seems as though we are 2 separate…

Aug 4, 2012

New to MS

Hi my name is Teresa and I am 48 years old and have not officially been diagnosed, but my Neurologist feels sure it is what I have. I have been experiencing visual problems and some…

Mar 18, 2014


Have been on Copaxone since 1/15/13. Struck with MS disease 11/1/12.  Very beneficial effect, could feel beneficial effect with first dose.  Lessens or eliminates beestings all over, confusion…

May 28, 2013

Fear of good health wasted...

Hey everyone: I am newly diagnosed with RRMS. No symptoms yet, but I'm scared. I can run, play guitar, exercise, drive, love, but I keep thinking how it could all go away at anytime, maybe…

Jan 27, 2014


People in our lives in our universe do not have ms, therefore, they have no idea what we are living with, therefore, whatever they say about how we should live our lives is erroneous and…

Mar 1, 2014

MS Kills Connections ??

This is something I have to get off my chest - every time I come to this site, and it isn't often enough, I am really bothered by the slogan - MS KILLS CONNECTIONS - CONNECTIONS KILL MS. I am…

Sep 20, 2012

Support a boy’s Swim for MS!!

Hi, my son is a 6th grader in an elementary school. He is doing a service learning project by participating in the national Swim for MS fundraising activity to help raise awareness and…

Feb 28, 2014


This year our Medicare supplement offered Silver Sneakers as a free option for our healthcare. We joined the local YMCA, which we could not have managed without this option. I started using…

Mar 1, 2012

Vertigo w/MS

I am trying to find if anyone else has issues with Vertigo along with the MS. I was diagnosed with MS in April and then ended up being hospitalized in June for Vertigo. I'm still having some…

Sep 15, 2012

MS stand for?

In my family I have been using the letter MS to stand for many things. It helps my children understand the disease from my point of view. MS= mommy's sleepy MS= mental strain MS= memory…

Nov 20, 2012

Very against medications

Am I the only one who is very much against medications?  I was diagnosed with RRMS is 2002 and had awful reactions to injectables (yes, more than one) and was taken off of them in 2003 after 2…

Feb 12, 2014

Coping to my new life with MS

Hi, my name is Kayla and I was diagnosed with MS on April 2, 2012.   The day my neurologist gave me the news, I wasn't sure what I was going to do or what would happen to me. I felt relieved…

Apr 10, 2013