Discussion ask an ms expert | webinar: covid-19 and ms treatments*
Posted 2 months ago

we know many people living with ms have questions about covid-19 and ms treatments. join us for our ask an ms expert series this friday, april 3 at 1 p.m. edt, featuring leading ms experts who will share the latest information on covid-19 and ms treatments and answer your que...

Discussion re:twitching muscles *
Posted 2 months ago

i hope things start to get better for you soon.  i also have suffered twitching in my right eye, it lasted for about 2-3 days. it just came on all of a sudden and left the same way. like others i have also had the coldness in my leg and the numbness on the left side of my face...

Discussion children's book*
Posted 2 months ago

hi there!! i hope this message finds you all well and coping with this unprecedented situation. we are on day 19 of quarantine and a little stir crazy to say the very least.  my book was recently released and all of our launches, readings, and signings have had to be cance...

Discussion re:newly diagnosed with ms
Posted 2 months ago

echobird, thank you for clearing that up for me. you may be correct. i've been going to neurologists for almost 20 years yet none of them ever mentioned having a skin biopsy done or ms until oct. of last year. i may finally have the correct diagnosis.   

Discussion re:newly diagnosed with ms
Posted 2 months ago

i'm sorry about them getting it wrong. it sounds like you've probably have had it a long time. and yes there's been talk about key stressors like accidents or trauma or infections causing ms to start acting up.

Discussion re:survey of best climates (us) for those with advancing ms*
Posted 2 months ago

i can't handle humidity at all. i prefer an area that doesn't get over 80 to 90 max. as well as not colder than 50 during the winter. i can't handle either the hot summers nor the cold winter's. it gets as hot as 122 and as cold as 27 degrees during the winter.

Discussion re:possible ms - don't know what to do*
Posted 2 months ago

i too have the horrific nerve pain on the top of my thighs. it came on suddenly about 12 -16 months ago. always at night. i first thought it was a magnesium or potassium deficiency. but the pain continued. i've also had mysterious  chest pain for about 4 years that my dr. has...

Discussion newly diagnosed with ms *
Posted 2 months ago

i'm 65 yrs old and had my first brain mri last week. my neurologist had already diagnosed me with ms since my small fiber biopsy was negative. it showed one dark lesion and multiple white matter lesions. i've had vertigo since 1992 following a car accident. at that time ...