Discussion re:ok back to hospital ms acting up*
Posted 2 months ago

ok well after being in the er going on 3 days no shower just stuck with empty promises. i also found out that my nephew flipped out attacked his friend fractured his upper cheek bone knocked him oncontouse 2 times i said forget this and left the hospital and made sure me nephe...

Discussion re:pressure in nose and head? please help*
Posted 2 months ago

since your post is dated i'll say i'm hoping your head pressure and equilibrium issues have eased up by now. [quote=] i'm only on baclofen which isn't doing anything to help my ms hug symptom[/quote] i think the person who named the "ms hug" should be slapped. i like hug...

Discussion re:age of diagnosis*
Posted 2 months ago

[quote=]i really can't complain very much, after 23 years things aren't too bad.[/quote] after 30+ years some things suck (ms is a debilitating, progressive disease after all) but i certainly could be much worse. and since complaining doesn't do any good (i know this beca...

Discussion re:activities*
Posted 2 months ago

[quote=]now the trick is to find the right level of exercise to not push the msucles over the edge.will i ever learn, giggle.[/quote] ah, learning is sometimes overrated (says the former teacher:-). with exercise the key is the doing. don't worry, push the envelope too f...

Discussion re:activities*
Posted 2 months ago

exercise and physical activity is mandatory in my book! yes it sucks. yes it can be literally painful. yes you're sapped with no energy. but my attitude is "suck it up buttercup" because when i do not exercise i can feel myself stiffen and lose mobility. having been fo...

Discussion re:eating habits & ms *
Posted 2 months ago

i'm terrible about listening to my body. i know a food/mood log would go a long way but i also have adhd and i never succeed at things like that. i really appreciate lovereign's comment about everyone's ms being different and relating it to diet. for some reason that really ra...

Discussion re:ocrevus and corona virus (2019-ncov / covid-19)*
Posted 2 months ago

information about this is now available online: https://www.mstrust.org.uk/news/update-coronavirus-covid-19-and-multiple-sclerosis this layes out the information nicely. thank you mstrust.org.uk!

Discussion re:walk-in tub?*
Posted 2 months ago

i had a walk-in bathtub and i really liked it. but since i moved to my summer cottage i got another one. now i have a hot tub where i spend much time. also, on this [url=https://hottubcoverspot.com]website[/url], i bought a cover for it. it helps to protect a tub from contamin...

Discussion re:activities*
Posted 2 months ago

and you have motivated me again. i have, in a very small way revisited the exercises the pt gave me, i feel more glued together. since i sit a lot the hip exercises are meaningful, laying on the bach moving both knees to touch one side of the bed then the other, my miserable b...

Discussion re:optic neuritis - has this happened to you?*
Posted 2 months ago

[quote=]i shall repeat what i often say, tell your brain to fix it, say it out loud and silently,[/quote] bingo! even if that doesn't do a thing, it'll make us feel a bit better. and imo there's something to that. with a lot of ms symptoms, i can change them by "changi...