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tracyb79
Numbness *

Hi Everyone, I woke up two days ago with numbness over most of my body-bascially from the shoulders down. No pain (thank goodness) but overall it's an odd feeling. I can still walk although a…

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donnette2015
Humera vs Tecfidera *

So I recently found out that I have a severe skin condition called HS. My immune system is attacking my skin. My healthcare option is Humera.... This can cause my MS to worsen. However…

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maria1
When to call the doctor? What is your protocol for calling the doc?*

If I am feelling lousy for a few days I think, if it will get worse in a few days, can I tolerate it with no help for the weekend except the ER, if it gets worse than it is will I cry?

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Mom-of-2
Vocal cord dysfunction*

i have been out of breath for at least 2 or 3 months and about 7 weeks ago, my voice started doing ‘weird’ things. It kind of sounded like a preteen boy whose voice cracked and changed a lot…

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DR2018
So Frustrated*

Well...I had been taking baclofen. Over the last couple of days i got severely constipated. My stomach hurt, my colon was spazzing. ..still spazzing, I felt full constantly, nauseous, no…

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holmesa
Buzzing & vibration-like feelings in limbs*

Hello everyone! For the last few weeks I have had the feeling of buzzing and/or vibration-like feelings in my feet and lower legs. It started in smaller spots on my feet and has progressively…

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Sam22
Handling the Pain*

I've had MS for 7 years now, and I've always had at least a tentative grasp on it; what my limits are, what can trigger some symptoms, and how to best handle them. My most common symptom is…

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Dion
Jobs *

I've been running Homepreneurs since 2010.  I focus on work-at-home jobs and businesses. Today's post has 11 work-from-home jobs.  No scams.  Just options for work. http://homepreneurs.net…

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cmthom711
Newly diagnosed and starting treatment *

Hi everyone, I was recently diagnosed with MS in February. The doc diagnosed it as agressive MS because of my age and how many liesons I have on my brain and spinal cord. I was all set to…

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pete777
Company STD and LTD vs. Severance and SSDI application - need expert(s)*

Hi all.... I have worked for 10 years at a complany and for the last 3, have had on HR file Intermittent FMLA autoorized time per month, as well as ADA accomodations to work from home half…

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katikin
Scared of starting treatment*

Hello everyone, I'm newish-ly diagnosed with MS and going to be starting treatment in a few months. When I received my diagnosis in 2016 my husband and I discovered we were also pregnant so we…

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jenreid
Newly diagnosed frustrated with waiting*

It has has been a long six months with many symptoms that keep continuing.  Diagnosed last week with MS after brain MRI.  Now waiting for neurologist and MS clinic.  Cannot handle the waiting…

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Jeweleddancer
Ballroom Dancing and MS*

I have been dancing since I was five and have been recently diagnosied with MS in January 2018.  I have found that ballroom dancing helps me cope with the diagnosis but am afraid that there is…

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mwinders
Research Project about MS *

Hi my name is Rachael and I am a Nursing student and one of our assignments is a paper on MS.  I chose this assignment in part, because my Mom has MS but I would love to hear from you.  Here…

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echobird
When do most people notice there symptoms worse night or day *

Hi all my symptoms seem to be worse in the evening but it does very or my body jerking around anyways and I was wondering if anyone has noticed a difference between response to their symptoms…

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Calypso214
rituxan *

has anyone tried rituxan? i’ve been on aubagio without any improvement. my insurance wouldn’t cover ocrevus. i know rituxan is an off labeled use. 

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Mahsa
severe reactions to Copaxone 40 mg *

I have relapsing remitting MS and used Copaxone 20mg since the first day(2013) until I got pregnant and chose to stop the injections. after giving birth I then started using Copaxone 40mg…

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bcavos
Should I wait for another attack or start a DMD. *

After an attack in late November that made the whole right side of my body numb and a MRI showing mass swelling on the left side of my brain and some on the left,  5 day hospital stay…

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bellasera9
Awaiting Diagnosis*

Hi all,  My question is, how long did it take you to get a diagnosis, in the absence of any clinical markers?  Background: My mother has had PPMS for years, and is currently in bedbound and…

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jdamiani
Traveling with meds*

Im sure this questions has been asked a lot but i am new to this site and have only been taking rebif for about a month and still pretty new to this. I will be traveling for a few days for…

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