Search Discussions

Main Content

New Conversations

mds02
Diets*

Hi guys, I'm a high school student researching about MS for an anatomy school project. Recently, I've read and heard from some MS patients about how certain diets can be really helpful with…

ams328
Progression vs. Relapse? what's the difference*

Hi - I've had some changes in my symptoms and my MRIs have showed some new lesions.  When I discussed with my neurologist, she said it seemed like my MS was "progressing."  We're working on…

kdalderman
Solumedrol Treatment*

This is the second time I've had to get IV treatment for symptoms. I always get 3 days of treatment using Solumedrol. The first time I got treatment back in October I had little to no symptoms…

panthek
Any chance this is MS? *

Sorry for the long story, but here goes! About 2 years ago, just after Christmas holidays, I started noticing it seemed like I was forgetting a word here or there...mostly names of…

7 Replies

105 Views

0 Appreciate this

lillivonshtupp
Ampyra causing pain*

Hello I’m new here but have had MS for 10 years. I had 3 spots for most of that time. 1 spot was in the pain & sentivity part of course, so I have Shingle type pain on most of my body. My left…

5 Replies

150 Views

1 Appreciate this

iandavid27
Muscle twitching / fasciculations*

Hi all, Has anyone suffered with widespread muscle twitching/fasciculations due to their MS? It started in my calves but is now widespread, even eyelids, cheeks, torso etc. Thanks 

13 Replies

92 Views

4 Appreciate this

echobird
Dystonia or nerve issue from spine?*

Ok so I started taking the ampyra and even with that I'm having issues. At times I can walk some but limited then other times I can't walk at all. Then I haven't been having my spasms as often…

9 Replies

177 Views

1 Appreciate this

mechelles
How long is too long to wait for an initial consult with a neurologist?*

I have not been diagnosed yet with MS.  I have had the bad MRI on Nov. 4th.  The written report was pages long but my internal medicine doctor didnt understand part of it.  He referred me to a…

6 Replies

227 Views

0 Appreciate this

boisenberry73
Nerve twinges? *

Hi All, Does anyone get little tiny sensations periodically like a nerve has  died? Kinda wired I know. It's not so much a twitch or muscle twitch or painful or anything. it's much smaller…

3 Replies

146 Views

1 Appreciate this

stevebos2000
injection of Brabio pain*

I injected Brabio using the applicator pen into right thigh ( had done this twice before - no symptoms) and immediately had extreme pain shoot down my right outside of thigh. Has continued for…

3 Replies

242 Views

1 Appreciate this

catryu12
Cbd oil and ms?*

Does anyone take cbd oil for their symptoms? Any complications with mixing with DMD? Just got off cymbalta but my symptoms have been terrible especially at night again. I'm on ocrevus and LDN…

4 Replies

150 Views

0 Appreciate this

khali20
Vision loss*

Has anyone permanently loss vision in one eye or both eyes from having MS? My daughter is experiencing this now and it’s been 9 months already.

1 Replies

179 Views

0 Appreciate this

tkelman
custody of my daughter*

I just went through a major custody battle with my ex.  In court his lawyer tried to use my MS as reaon to not have primary custody of my daughter even though I was always her primary…

4 Replies

238 Views

1 Appreciate this

ladyrunouttaluck
Venting about my living nightmare*

I will start off by saying I have not recieved an official diagnosis. MS was something brought up in 2015 after I had an episode where I could not walk properly for close to a month. My legs…

2 Replies

197 Views

0 Appreciate this

maria1
Okay folks, today I am in a pickle *

It is often that I have mentioned it is important to consider changing the way we think, well I am stuck and the only way I know how to get un stuck is to talk it out. Part of it may be that…

11 Replies

162 Views

3 Appreciate this

apcgamb24
Fear of MS taking over my life *

Hi, just want to say I have not been diagnosed with MS so I don't want to come off as insensitive to anyone who has been. I'm a 26 year old male living with IBD and GERD. I've been having a…

2 Replies

186 Views

0 Appreciate this

khali20
Newly Diagnosed Family Member *

Hello, My 19 year old daughter was diagnosed with MS in March of this year after losing vision in her left eye. She still hasn't regainded her vision and is reluctant to start meds. Is there…

9 Replies

174 Views

0 Appreciate this

akb3416
Having MS symptoms - again *

Quick overview, then question -  I'm 50 yrs old. In 2003 I was having symptoms such as right side (arm/leg) weakness, tingling on right side of my face and down the outer edge of my right arm…

2 Replies

162 Views

0 Appreciate this

echobird
Left arm and leg jerking *

I guess that is how I would describe it. It's like my arm has a mind of its own at times. I started the day semi OK compared to yesterday. Yesterday I couldn't even hold myself up then today I…

2 Replies

197 Views

0 Appreciate this

terrijonowling
Anxiety worsen *

I have recently decided to stay home and work no longer. When or if i go out i feel overseas with people to close ot too many by me. Now i do not leave my house only for grocery shopping and…

2 Replies

158 Views

0 Appreciate this