After being shuttled from doctor to doctor for weeks with no clear diagnosis, Bethany had had enough. She demanded an MRI. After another week of testing, she was finally diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS). While some people would have been thrown off by such a diagnosis, Bethany wasn’t.
Oct 23, 2017 · National Multiple Sclerosis Society; ... Multiple Sclerosis, Patient Experiences ... You might’ve already seen Cathy’s #MoreThan story about her diagnosis and how ...
In 2006, after running a (5 star) fully-accessible holiday centre for five years, we decided to move on. It had been incredibly rewarding helping others and to ‘put something back’, but we decided to sell in March 2006.
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Aug 21, 2018 · Living with Multiple Sclerosis makes our story more interesting. ... A new report shows that MS patients taking fingolimod have greater odds of developing the painful varicella-zoster rash.
I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in 1994 at the age of 39; however, I had the first symptoms one year prior. My vision was blurred for three months. I had closed my fingers in my front door without realizing it. I knew then something was wrong. I called my primary doctor who examined me and then sent me to the hospital.
Mar 08, 2017 · Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s own defenses attack the protective coating of brain cells, or neurons. The degradation of that insulation slows the neurons’ ability to conduct electrical signals, leading to problems with movement, sensation and cognitive function.
Nov 12, 2020 · The first sign that Janet MacNeil had multiple sclerosis (MS) was a sudden painful tingling down her spine when she was in the shower. “My back felt like it was scrubbed by a scrub brush.” A ...