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New neuro, a whole new world

On Wednesday I went to an appointment with a new MS specialist. I am far from pleased with the way my MS specialist has been dealing with my case in the hospital. 557 more words

Decisions, Decisions

Prednisone induced insomnia gives a girl a lot of time to think. ¬†As I’ve been working through my feelings about my recent experience¬†cheating on my neurologist… 454 more words

Multiple Sclerosis

new specialist

I had been underwhelmed by my original MS specialist… or so I thought, having no basis of comparison. I wanted to try someone new.

The main reason I wanted to find someone else was that I’m an active person, and my first doctor was giving me no suggestions regarding how to maintain my activity level, or any idea regarding my activity prognosis given my nervous system damage. 346 more words

I can LIVE. I can FUNCTION. I can DO.

A week ago today I was in the ER TRYING to get some answers about why I felt digestively HORRIBLE!

TODAY: I feel sooooooo much better! 865 more words

5 Tips for Newly Diagnosed MS Patients

It’s overwhelming being diagnosed with MS. Finding out you have a degenerative brain disorder is terrifying.

Here are some of the things I know now that I wish I didn’t have to learn the hard way. 1,050 more words

MS

Smartypants

Guess what??

I saw my cute Neurologist today annnnddddd:

My multiple sclerosis is STABLE!

Great news!!! Turns out the lesions I have are the lesions I’ve had FOR-LIKE-EVER and they’re not active! 758 more words

Lupus

The Gift That Keeps On Giving

I received an early Christmas gift on December 6, 2011. It wasn’t a gift in the traditional sense, but it is definitely one that I have yet to finish unwrapping. 1,103 more words

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