Discussion nmss affiliated online support group *
Posted 2 months ago

i'm working with the support director as well and was told i can post this here. but i have an nmss affiliated online support group hosted via discord. it's the largest english speaking international support group server. discord is basically a 24/7 live chat you can organize ...

Discussion re:group that travels together
Posted 2 months ago

i'm working with the support director as well and was told i can post this here. but i have an nmss affiliated online support group hosted via discord. it's the largest english international support group server. discord is basically a 24/7 live chat you can organize like a fo...

Discussion group that travels together *
Posted 2 months ago

i have a good idea … maybe.  if today’s virus concerns and social-distancing policies have taught me anything, it is that we are a gregarious bunch … and that isolation stinks.  if you are reading this, chances are that you agree.  also, chances are that you have ms.  my feeli...

Discussion do you know what the *best* thing about covid-19 and having ms is? *
Posted 2 months ago

yes, having ms sucks. three decades of it have taught me that. and yes, being gimpy/disabled/no-energy during a time of crisis sucks. having a health risk factor with covid-19 certainly sucks. and those of us on dmts that increase our risk factor with covid-19 most certainl...

Discussion family's acting like i'm the jerk even though it's been my nephew. *
Posted 2 months ago

ok i don't know if i posted since going into the hospital or since i've been released. anyway i was perfectly fine until my nephew showed up at the hospital and just from my reaction they told the sheriff's deputy that i have ptsd from my nephew. then on top of that he's made ...

Discussion re:covid-19! should i go to work??
Posted 2 months ago

thank you so much for this information. i did spoke to my doctor and she said i can go to work but i should take standard precautions and to keep at least 3 to 6 feet distance from sick people, and make sure to prioritize mental health . hope everything will be ok. 

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

the national ms society kicks off a live q&a series this friday, march 20 at 1 p.m. et, featuring leading ms experts who will share the latest on ms and covid-19 and answer your questions. limited space is available so log on early to get your spot. a recording will be availab...

Discussion re:covid-19! should i go to work??*
Posted 2 months ago

i work in retail and i've got rrms.  my store has taken precautions to limit the chance of getting covid-19 but i'm still close to people i ring out.  so far, i've been okay, but ask your doctor if you are still nervous about it.  buy some oranges for vitamin c, wash your hand...

Discussion re:covid-19! should i go to work??
Posted 2 months ago

hi there, if you haven't already, we encourage you to reach out to your healthcare provider for specific recommendations.  we are not able to tell you yes or no about going to work, and to be safe, it's best to discuss your unique situation with your provider.  should you n...

Discussion re:twitching muscles *
Posted 2 months ago

hi, i  am new here as well. so sorry you are dealing with that. i was recently diagnosed about 2 years ago with rrms. i had some gait problems and that is what prompted me to get checked in the first place. i stated having these symptoms after i gave birth to my daughter. i ...