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Ah well, shit happens.

I have lived with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis for over 18 years .  It’s a cruel adversary, but then everyone’s got a monkey on their back, so you just get on with it. 622 more words


The Key To My Puzzle

“The secret to being miserable is to have the leisure to bother about whether you are happy or not.” – George Bernard Shaw

I have spent countless hours in the throes of anxiety analyzing my whole life to the point where I didn’t know if I could ever get back to whatever mythical time where I was happy and anxiety free. 306 more words


“I keep on going”: Getting through subway entrances and life

Once Claude and I are settled in her home office, I offer her the bottle of spring water I brought. It is Yom Kippur. When we had arranged to talk on this day, she mentioned that ordinarily in her tradition she would neither eat nor drink on this fast day, but that she has to drink water for medical reasons. 823 more words

Indecision, also known as fear...

Indecision, or more accurately fear, appears to be my new personal motto.

Should I actually post what I just spent two hours composing, or trash it like the previous 30 drafts? 192 more words


Remember, each of us is more than a mere ailment

Very often, we tend to believe something or somebody without doing our own analysis or introspection.

When I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, I was told incessantly not to do many, many things – 326 more words

Health And Wellness

Dr appointment recap

Here is the latest from my visit with Dr. Okai, my MS specialist, yesterday. This was the first time I had been since January and let me tell you, a lot has happened since then. 592 more words

My Life With MS


Here is an article about Honokiol, used by the Japanese to treat MS because it reduces Microglial inflammation which is seen in a number of neurodegenerative diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis: … 6 more words

Multiple Sclerosis