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New MS diagnosis

Hello everyone, glad to have found this website.
I am a 28 years old male, and i was diagnosed with MS 2 days ago, its the first time i hear about it , i started my treatment today , solu medrol infusion .
I have no idea what to expect and how that would affect my life and my work.
Doctors gave me a general idea , nothing clear yet though.
Its almost 2 AM ...
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Scientists discover key cells for brain repair

Scientists at Queen’s University Belfast have discovered that specific cells from the immune system are key players in brain repair...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/scientists-discover-key-cells-brain-repair-140317
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Drug shows promise for relapse remitting MS

Apitope, a drug discovery and development company, has revealed ATX-MS-1467 reduced the number and volume of brain lesions with a promising safety profile in relapse remitting MS (RRMS) patients...Read more - http://www.ms-uk.org/drug-shows-promise-relapse-remitting-ms-130317
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New MS diagnosis

I would not consider myself to be very symptomatic.

I was wondering what questions should I be asking my doctor.

I haven't been sick in my life so a lifelong illness is a new experience to me.
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Who has had a mobility scooter provided by their insurance?

I have been going through hell trying to get a mobility scooter. I feel like I must be a dolt. HMO's in CA are concerned for cost first.

My request has been in since December. I have gotten the run around since then. I will keep trying but my Neurologist has warned me that my HMO will likely find a way to deny my request. Their basis will be some scam of an excuse, but ...
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MS: Nerves and Veins 2017

MS: NERVES AND VEINS - 2017

An MD Dr. Farough Owiesy in southern California specializing in migraine headaches began treating CCSVI – MS as a dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system as it impacts the veins of the central nervous system. It is clear to me that he has found the missing link to the Multiple Sclerosis mystery and a plausible, non-toxic, inexpensive treatment. Let’s backtrack.

It has been over eight years since Professor Zamboni ...
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Who here has a Job?

And if you have a job do you have any energy to have a social life at all?

I've been tired for the past 10 years but I've found a way to socialize a little and work a 40 hour a week job ( I was diagnosed about 13 years ago). Lately I'm exhausted all the time. I started Copaxone (40mg) on Monday this is my first time on an MS drug could this be ...
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CCSVI DEBUNKED

This doesn't surprise me at..................I think alot of it was in peoples minds. It's like the anti-biotic theory a load of crap. Quit getting peoples hopes up
and wasting money they dont have..............................http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/health/mult ... -1.4014494
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How long did it take you to be diagnosed with MS?

How long did it take you to be diagnosed with MS, from the time you started experiencing symptoms leading you to seek medical attention to the time you were diagnosed and started treatment?

How many tests and doctors appointments did you have to have before a diagnosis was made?

And once treatment commenced, how long did it take to evaluate whether the chosen treatment was effective for you?
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Progress?

It's been four years since The Greek from Detroit died. He suffered from PPMS.
I come back every so often to see what is new, and you know what is so sad?
Nothing is new. There are no cures, no clue as to cause and constant progression for most.
Unlike the HIV world wide groups, not enough unified pressure has been put on governments to
focus on finding a cause and successful treatment. It is ...
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