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nick-at-indy
LIVING THRU THIS MESS*

IS ANYONE LIVING THIS HELL. I FEEL LIKE A FREEK. CONFUSED AND AM NOT GOOD AT THIS COMPUTER STUFF. BUT WOULD LIKE TO SEE IF ANYONE FEELS LIKE ME. ITS LIKE THE FUTURE IS NOTHING. I POSTED SOMETHING ON SOMETHING ELSE HERE BUT THINK I MESSED IT UP. I DONT KNOW THANKS FOR READING.      NICK Read More

richchaviv
need to just talk*

I HAVE BEEN DIAGNOSE WITH MS SINCE MARCH OF 2005. I DIDNT TAKE ANY MEDS FIGURE I COULD BEAT IT ON MY OWN. WELL IN JAN 2010 IT CAUGHT UP TO ME. I WAS VERY BAD OFF AND HAD TO GO TO THE HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT FOR 4 DAYS. I STARTED ON COPAXONE WHICH TOOK ABOUT 9-10 MONTHS TO START WORKING. BUT I GOT ALOT… Read More

Fitboot
Musicians with MS*

Hello,all. I really want to start anew group of this title, but I can't find how or where. This thread is for musicians who need their manual dexterity (pianists, guitarists, any wind instrumentalists, drummers etc) who now find their craft difficult or impossible. All discussion or any solutions are welcome… Read More

pattys86
Premenopause and MS*

Has anyone gone through premenopause with MS?  What has your experience been?  Right now, I don't know what are premenopausal symptoms and what is related to MS.  I was diagnosed with MS about the same time I entered premenopause.  I wish I had a neon light that flashed hat I was experiencing and when. Read More

robhall74
Meds*

So, I am new to MS. Diagnosed right at thanksgiving.  Nothing says happy holidays like MS! Turns out, I have had MS for like a decade and was chasing symptoms instead of the cause.anyway, has anyone else gone through several combinations of muscle relaxer and nerve pain medications? I am on my fifth one… Read More

hachi
living under a roof that is too stressful

Hello to anyone that's reading this: This probably isn't the place (or even the right topic to post under) but I need to write to relieve some stress. I got diagnosed before I was ready, and because of that I live with my parents. Because of that, I don't know if this has always been happening and I… Read More

TrishSue
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 people? He says that he supports me and that my MS doesnt matter...yet...2 yrs ago he wanted to marry me...he proposed and… Read More

fnp1withms
Depression/Mood Swings.*

Does anyone experience depression and/or mood swings?? I have been officially diagnosed for 10 months and have been on 2 different treatments including Tecfidera and now Copaxone. I have also had IV Solu-Medrol 4 times. I have been experiencing alot of depression which has worsened over the last 6 weeks or… Read More

Yvonne1
Maintaining a sense of humor

 I was diagnosed with RRMS the year I turned 40, 5 years ago.   I leanred immediately that I would survive the insanity that come from a life with a chronic illness, I better have asense of humor!!  My book, MS Madness!  A "Giggle More, Cry Less" Story of Multiple Sclerosis, details the year that followed… Read More

dee45
To be isolated or to be a "downer"?

In my early 20's I suffered from depression and lost all of my friends in one moment. I was the fun-loving friend who was always ready to go out at night, but when I wasn't out ignoring my problems all I wanted to do was talk about how depressed and angry I felt. A few of my closest friends started to pull… Read More

Katie_J
Out of nowhere- new diagnosis

I'm needing help just coming to terms with all of this and would like to hear how other people's MS has progressed.  I HATE not knowing where it will go or what it will be for me!!!!  I'm a 28 year old, elementary teacher and was diagnosed 4 weeks ago after being mostly healthy all of my life. I was diagnosed… Read More