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corinney
Dx: Lyme AND Multiple Sclerosis*

Has anyone else been diagnosed as having both Lyme AND MS? 

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mamabear0511
What to do next???? what happens next???*

Ok so I guess I should start with some back info, about 4 years ago I had woke up and had no use of my left arm, I thought that it was due to sleeping on it the wrong way. I waited for 2 days…

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sbalser19
Rebif*

Anyone taking Rebif and doing well with it?

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justdiagnosed
Absolute nightmare *

Hi folks basically I’ve been diagnosed with ms and am still in hospital I got two weeks of physcio left then it’s back out to the reall world Amm im fairly scared and sorta feel like I’m going…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Organ Donation for Transplant with MS*

Read an interesting article on donation of organs and *brain tissue (*for MS research) for MS patients after they have passed on. It also touches on blood donation as well. To read the article…

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hopefloats27
Worcester/Boston Area Doctor Referral *

Hello to All, I am a new member to the MS Connection Discusstion group. Currently, I am without a neurologist. I was a patient at a large hospital based MS Clinic. Ovverall, I did not have a…

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DR2018
What to Eat?*

I was given a pre diagnosis/ beginning stages diagnosis. They'll be keeping an eye on the foci.  Anyways, I am looking at using diet to treat it until my next appointment.  I don't know which…

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LR-AR
Husband started UCaths*

My husband had surgery yesterday to help him urinate better,  but was sent home with a post-op ucath and he's already unsteady. I'm helping him with changing the bag and daily life. But…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Relationships and MS*

I recently read a very interesting article on Dating and MS. To read the article by author Devin Garlett: [url=https://multiplesclerosis.net/living-with-ms/dating-with-disease-can-should-i…

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linzg02
Injections of Copaxone*

I have recently started copaxone. I take 40 mg injections three times a weeks. I have plenty of "fleshy" places everywhere that I am supposed to inject except on my hips. If I pinch up insert…

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cantstopwontstop
RRMS and FMLA*

Hey everyone, I work in a healthcare setting with an extremely strict "point system" (Yeah dont come in and get patients sick, but if you call in we will penalize you to the fullest extent…

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cantstopwontstop
Aubagio / Tecfidera*

Hey everyone! So with some good news from my neurologist about my lesions and their location, we are hoping this doesnt ever get aggresive God willing, and from a medical stand point. With…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Vaccinations & MS*

To vaccinate or not to vaccinate? I recently read an article on this very topic in regards to MS and was wondering what the views were of the members of this site or if they even ever thought…

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izzy222
New symptom *

hi everyone, Ive had ms for a few years now, but I’m experiencing pain and numbness in my wrist for the first time. Is this normal or do I need to tell my doctor?  Also any suggestions that…

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fizzixgal
Looking for answers and support*

I'm a 62 year old female living in northern New England, a college professor and an avid day hiker. Last May I started noticing an odd feeling of weakness in my right leg when walking, though…

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anywhereoutofthisworld
Shades of Pain*

I recently came across an interesting article where a daughter compared her MS experience to that of her mothers (the daughter is an MS nurse and her & her mother both have MS). I think the…

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vharden
What kind of MS do I have?*

I was diagnosed with MS in September 2017, after a long period of thinking I was crazy, no one really beleiving me, including my family doctor.  I started crying when I found a doctor that…

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shiloh
pain & depression worse*

I received my 1st 2 infusions of Ocrevus at the end of December. Now...1 month later, it feels like my pain is worse along with my depression. I spent last night thinking of how I could end…

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DR2018
"Pre" Diagnosis*

I was given a "pre" diagnosis of MS. I havent seen much info on a pre diagnosis. Has anyone else been given this?  I went to my lasty appointment telling my doc I was ready to stop the search…

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sbalser19
Starting new meds*

I was on Copaxone until January of last year (it failed and I had a relapse). But right after my relapse I got pregnant. So I stopped treatment while pregnant. I had my first MRI since giving…

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