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Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

MarcStevens

I was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting MS in 2012. Early on when I shared my diagnosis with someone I know, they'd often respond with: "Oh, (insert someone else they know) has MS." It was a predictable and understandable response. But, more often than not, the person they described either has a more… Read More

Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

Renee_Blessed
Finding Balance- MS & Life!

When I was diagnosed February 2012, I thought to myself MS is not going to change Me, because I thought I was superwoman. Sitting at home with nurse, OT, and PT coming to my home for rehab, all I asked was when can I go back to work , "Teaching 4th grade !" My family, friends, and doctor all told me to… Read More

maria1
First year symptoms

Hello Old timers,  Do you think it is about time we start our own list of symptoms for the first year of living with ms? Sorta like high school seniors sharing with freshman about the place they were in. This way the newbees can identify what is most likely not an ms symptom. I will begin: optic… Read More

KIM_9
PLEASE READ I NEED ADVICE DESPERATELY!!!!!!

DIAGNOSED IN MAY 2012, BEEN THROUGH 3 NEUROLOGISTS....I HAVE ALL THE CLASSIC SYMPTOMS, IN ADDITION TO SOME NOT SO TYPICAL SYMPTOMS. OTHER THAN RUNNING THE INITIAL TEST AND MAKING THE DX, THEY ARE NOT INTERESTED IN EVEN SPEAKING ABOUT THE SYMPTOMS...WHAT CAN BE TREATED, WHAT CANT BE, WHAT IS FROM MS OR NOT… Read More

Michellle
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 rather smug about it. We spoke about her neurologist and she is "ok" now as she puts it. She refused any other medications… Read More

kvegan

I am  30 without kids, yet, and a Jr High Teacher. As you all know, our fatigue is REAL and often debilitating. I still show up for everything I should, but sometimes appear like a zombie. When I explain it's because I'm sleepy and no I did not stay up late, in fact I was in bed by 7pm, my colleagues and… Read More