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Just had a MS Diagnosis

Hi all

My Son (who is 19) back in October (2014) had stroke like symptoms, one morning he woke up & couldn't move his left arm properly & was slightly dragging his left leg, he said that they felt weak.
So we took him to the Doctor, who sent him for an MRI, which he had & it showed that he had 2 Lesions on his brain, one on his brain stem.
By the time ...
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I've been coasting along with MS for more than 10 years, it was mild at the beginning but it got serious as time passed by. Mainly fatigue, lack of concentration, balance and a few other things here and there.
I'm interested in neurologists reviews.
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How do I access replies

OK just a question. New to this site. So I received a reply and checked it out. I didn't get to write something down and now I can't find a way to locate the message that I received. Any advice?
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I'm 41 y/o male. I was diagnosed with MS back in June, 2014. I don't have many symptoms. I have neuropathy in both feet. It doesn't hurt but there. I'm still active and run alot, play basketball and softball. I also lift weights pretty heavy 5-6 times per week. There hasn't been any limitations. My legs feel weaker than before, but it hasn't been that big of a deal. I'm also 41, lol.

Back in ...
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Here we go again. :)

Hi, ThisIsMS. I came here after getting myself kicked off of for posting honest personal opinions which that site's moderators took exception to because my opinions were unpopular. I did not insult anyone or deliberately provoke anyone. They sent me warning emails telling me that I was out of line for sharing my opinions on a discussion forum. I invited them to exercise their option as administrators to suspend my account and they did. ...
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Hi all,
I've posted a couple of messages in another group, but I'd like to introduce myself properly here.
I'm a 36 year old male diagnosed 2 years ago with RRMS. When I was initially diagnosed, I ended up spending a week in hospital as I was not in a good way and they wanted to keep me in for observation. MRIs showed significant scarring both in brain and spinal area, with one large scar ...
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Feeling overwhelmed

I am new to the idea that I may have MS and my ability to cope varies from day to day. I am waiting for a neurologist appointment at the moment. The earliest I can get is in May (I also may be insane with anxiety by then). I had sudden onset hearing loss about 7months ago. The ENT sent me for a MRI to make use there was no tumour. Fortunately no tumour but ...
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New to MS (RRMS)

After a three day hospital stay because the right side of my body went numb from head to toe and lots of tests later, I was diagnosed as RRMS in October.

I did the round of Solu Medrol & was never sicker. A short round of Acthar injections helped me regain feeling everywhere but my extremities. (My left hand & leg joined the party after Solu Medrol.) I did about 2 months of Tecfidera & ...
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It's PPMS, I'm certain. Good bye guys, sorry for the rant.

Here I lay in bed, on Christmas Eve, contemplating ending my life. In my early years I wished I could sleep the entire day and wake up with the toys under the tree. Not anymore. Now I wish I would wake up healthy.
I have tried in vain to get people to understand that the nerves in my leg demyelinate in heat or after exercise to no avail. Why does my leg feel numb in ...
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Tingling face-diagnosed with MS 5 days ago-booooooooo

I was diagnosed a few days ago. Boo. I started getting these "hot spots" like burning areas in random places that would come and go a few years ago. This year they were more frequent. They would last anywhere from 5 hours to a couple of days. I also had a little tingling in both hands that would come and go plus arm/leg weak feeling a few times that would be random and last a ...
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