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Inspirational story of teenage girl with MS

It's not often that a teenage girl can be an inspiration to an old guy like me, but this girl is.
http://fbshare.sfglobe.com/2014/11/24/coach-catches-teenage-runner-with-multiple-sclerosis-during-every-race/?src=fbfan_20016

I give her an A+ for guts and determination.
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Abuse of MS Patients?

Three years ago, I went to the emergency room with very little ability to move, lots of spasms that I'd never had before, very severe pain episodes, and no idea what was wrong with me. I was frightened at what was happening to my body, but tried to remain calm. They told me it was "just anxiety" and sent me home with a tranquilizer. A few days later I was back with the symptons ever ...
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Breakthrough discovery that could lead to MS treatment

NUS researchers make breakthrough discovery that could lead to future treatment for multiple sclerosis

The latest findings may provide an avenue for therapeutic intervention of multiple sclerosis. A multi-disciplinary research team from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has made a breakthrough discovery of a new type of immune cells that may help in the development of a future treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS)............. Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/immunecells
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girlfriend with MS has no libido

Hi All,

New to the forum and to MS. I am here posting about my g/f who was diagnosed about 10 years ago. The reason I am posting is because her libido is gone, and has been throughout the duration of the relationship. We are not sure if it's due to the MS itself or side effects from medications. She is on plethora of meds, and I am not sure what they all are. She ...
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Weird question about steroid treatment.

So is it possible to be having steroid side effects 10 months down the road?

I recently had a flare up that consisted of losing feeling and sensation from my hips down and the "ms hug". Along with all the little things like eye pain, cramping, brain fog, tiredness etc.

Now, I did not get steroids this time around and I just waited it out. All my symptoms are gone and I feel "normal" again. ...
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Vitamins promote exacerbation in multiple sclerosis.

I suffer multiple sclerosis for more twelve years and I tested it on myself after many years that the vitamins produce in my MS exacerbation.

Therefore, I blame on my ms and my disability to vitamins;especially multivitamins & minerals and vitamin D.

I stopped eating vitamins (especially multivitamins & minerals and vitamin D) for more than a month ago and suddenly the ms exacerbation have stopped.
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Post lumbar puncture spinal headache

:cry: Today is Saturday and I had a LP Wednesday and this is awfull!!! The procedure went pretty well but this after stuff is horrible. I made sure to drink a ton of water the days before so the csf would come out fast, which worked. They ended up taking out a little more (14 instead of the 12) and she said I might ...
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Anger and depression as beta interferon 1b side effect ?

Hi


I stopped Rebif 2 weeks ago and I feel happy and no anxiety or anger feeling which I was suffer from when I was in Rebif for two years now. I started the Rebif last Monday and I feel very angry, aggressive and depressed a little.

Should I take SSRI's while I'm using Rebif ? anyone have the same problem and what you did about it ?


Thanks
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Major MS cognitive rehabilitation trial funded by NHS

The Cognitive Rehabilitation for Attention and Memory trial (CRAMMS), a major study to be conducted on patients suffering from multiple sclerosis, was recently awarded £1,167,000 by the National Health Service (NHS), through its Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme.

The study, which is expected to be the largest trial of its kind in the United Kingdom, is designed to examine MS patients’ cognitive rehabilitation capacities and determine if a group of cognitive rehabilitation programs is able ...
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