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sit to stand lift

w don't know how to start a discussion but would like to discuss patient lifts. think the sit to stand is cutting off nerves under arm, or can u lose a limb this fast?

Apr 19, 2014

how can i live with MS

hi all i know that i have MS last week i feel stress i do not know how to live with i am omani . speaking Arabic knowing lettle english i am 27 femal how can i live haveing MS…

Apr 21, 2014

Compassion for Each Other

For the first time since my MS Diagnosis I met a woman that was treated with Avonex for 13 years. She says it's natural not synthetic. She was very pleased with the success of this drug and…

Jan 19, 2013

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

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


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