Discussion re:issue with trusting in doctors....*
Posted 5 months ago

maria, thank you for telling me to be more assertive and i should have more organization of questions and statements of my symptoms.  i have even more recently found that my new doc wants me to go back to my previous neurologist for my migraines and headaches, which have bee...

Discussion re:how to learn to live as a disabled person?*
Posted 5 months ago

hi jessica, were you able to get the need you needed.i have had most of those symptoms for many years and have reached needing a cane. social security says that i can work. i don't know how it would be possible. to take care of me or work. i stopped working a year ago. my daug...

Discussion re:do any of you have these symptoms?*
Posted 5 months ago

take charge of my ms is in the treating ms  category on the right of the discussion page, try the search box too, it should pop up.

Discussion re:do any of you have these symptoms?
Posted 5 months ago

can you tell me how to find that post about relaxing the mind and muscles? i tried to look it up but couldn’t find it anywhere. thank you for your insight. i haven’t thought of the nerves getting into a habit that way - everything i saw about rrms made it sound like you have s...

Discussion re:looking for a holistic route for ms treatment*
Posted 5 months ago

hi jessica! i know you're looking for some personal experience and recommendations, but in the meantime i wanted to share our information about alternative and complimentary therapies: https://www.nationalmssociety.org/treating-ms/complementary-alternative-medicines  

Discussion re:do any of you have these symptoms?
Posted 5 months ago

i have found that sometimes the nerves get into a habit, like msucle spasms that seem to last forever, then i begin to use muscle relaxation techniques and the nerves begin to change the message it sends to the muscles. and stress makes it worse. some symptoms last for years e...

Discussion re:nutritional approach *
Posted 5 months ago

i have had ms for 26 years and have not taken any dmds.i have chosen a very natural route. i go to a naturopath for advice from time to time, but what i have found most helpful have been vitamin b6, vitamin b12, vitamin d, omegas with high dha, magnesium, probiotics, and curcu...

Discussion choosing gratitude... even with ms*
Posted 5 months ago

gratitude helps to lift our eyes off the difficult things in life so that we can see the things in our life that are good. being thankful helps you to establish a positive pattern of thinking. it also helps reduce stress and makes you more content. when you delibrately foc...

Discussion re:do any of you have these symptoms?
Posted 5 months ago

your story sounds just like mine, but i don't have any lesions to show for it. my neurologist believes i have a conversion disorder, but my pcp believes it's ms. it really is crazy how similar our symptoms are. i'm still waiting for my ms diagnosis, too, because my gut keeps t...