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Bioness or Walkaide

Anybody get one of theose expensive bioness or walkaide muscle stimulators for foot drop? ANd if so how do you like it?
marie

it'd help if I added a link to the company :?
http://www.bioness.com/about_main.php
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Question about PPMS...

For those of you that have PPMS, can I ask how it started? I'm still in the pre-diagnosis phase and i'm scared it might be the progressive kind. I know it's a little bit less likely because i'm 22, female, and it started with my eyes, but my eyes haven't resolved yet and as i mentioned before really the only other symptom would be getting achey/weak legs (only) around that time of the month (that ...
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the Hughes Syndrome

Has anyone heard of the Hughes Syndrome that supposedly mimics MS symptoms??
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MS research teleconference with Dr O'Connor

I'm too busy to listen to this. Could someone with time on their hands (Lyon, Harry Z etc) listen and report back if anything useful is covered.

Thanks

Ian

http://www.mssociety.ca/en/research/default.htm
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men v women

I'm considering a sex change!

Multiple Sclerosis affects men and women differently 07 May 2008

A new study done in Buffalo is revealing the differences in the way Multiple Sclerosis affects men and women.

The Buffalo Neuroimaging Analysis Center is part of the Jacobs Neurological Institute. Located at Buffalo General Hospital, the center has become an international leader in computerized analysis of brain scans.

Most recently, in a study of more than eight hundred ...
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Just when I was doing so well...

Ugh. So I started to clean my house today, throwing stuff out, organizing... I knew I felt fatigued after I was done the work, so I decided to stay cool and just relax for the rest of the day. I noticed the burning mouth thing was worse, that the pain in my neck was worse, etc.

Come tonight when I can honestly say, it feels like I'm relapsing. I spoke to my realtor by phone ...
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Nortriptyline

Alright, my doc gave me this anti depressant to help me sleep cause im like hardcore having issues with it

but i am also on been put on naproxen for pain as needed

Now I just wanna know if anyone has been on it and what to except from it all.
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Bone marrow transplant

Dr. Freedman in Ottawa, continues to monitor his MS bone marrow transplant patients. He is getting some interesting results. Here is the link to the article.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/24487712/

Harry
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Thoughts on the MS Hug

about spasm, respiratory function, muscle groups, and relief. my difficulties with breathing eased after i started on magnesium, as well as sorting out my throat pretty well. i am having difficulty getting a full breath today so in addition to the ppl mentioning it here, it's kind of front and centre right now. guess i've been slackin a bit :S

http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm?fuseaction=show&pageid=1418
This is the term for one of the rather strange and weird symptoms of ...
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Misdiagnosed

I was misdiagnosed for 4 years with MS by two different neurologists. Original ER Neurologist Definite MS, 2nd neuro, probable MS. 2008, MS specialist Dr. Michael Olek recently completed a battery of various tests and has correctly diagnosed me with having had a brainstem stroke.

PLease have your doctor do a antiphospholipid antibody blood test. Basically this is to find out if you have blood that clots too easily. I do, its called Hughes Syndrome. ...
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