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*waves* hi from Wales

I'm Nikki and I'm new to the site.
I don't know yet whether I have MS, and am really just trying to get some answers about what's going on with my body.
I have previous diagnoses of ME and type 1 diabetes.

Nice to meet you all and thanks in advance for answering my silly questions!
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Numbness, and a lot of questions!

Hi Everyone,
I'm Nikki and I have been unwell for about 15 years. I was diagnosed with ME about 12 years ago, and since then pretty much every symptom i've had has been put down to the ME. I also went on to develop type 1 diabetes, and so that has caused further problems.

Two weeks ago i had a nasty headache and went to bed.. during the night both of my thighs went numb, ...
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Drugs or no drugs? It's more difficult than I thought.

This very question has been ruling my mind as of late. Iv read posts on both. Done a lot of research on the drugs available to me. I'm still on the fence with this one. It seems some of the side effects sound worse than how I'm feeling. And how is a drug approved by the FDA when they can't even say how it works? Some will say they've been on a certain drug for ...
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LDN in Mexico

Hi, I live in Mexico and can't find naltrexone in any drustore here to make the dilution at home. Any advice? I'm desperated. Thank you!
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Is this MS symptoms?


I am a new member to the site and I am seeking insight from anyone that may have dealt with what i am dealing with now.

To give you a brief history I have always had back trouble since i was about 19 and now I am 36. My pain is located in my lower back and feels my lower spine is being compressed and left side of my body. I am unable to ...
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Question about Current MRI Report

Hello, I'm a 48 yr old female and have not been diagnosed with MS at this point. I went back to neurologist due to symptoms of sciatica. I am very active and the pain/discomfort became a hindrance to any activity. I have the following 2 MRI reports as a result of my visit. The spine MRI showed no sciatica issues so the dr stated my pain is from inflammation.

2015 Brain MRI: Mild to moderate ...
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Frustrated and waiting!

Hi, I am a 37 year old female who is under observation for MS. I have all of the classic symptoms : extreme fatigue,bladder problems, numbness on right side, legs and face, tingling and pickling sensations to fingers,arms, face, feet, electric shocks to fingers that radiate up to my neck, burning and itching feeling in arms, heavy painful legs, weakness, episodes of not being able to move, eye pain, lost vision in one eye for ...
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What's my drug of choice?

So my insurance covers 5 ms drugs. Avonex, copaxone, plegridy, tecfidera, and gilenya. I'm a first timer and not sure what to expect. Any suggestions? Also I am jc positive! Any advice would be much appreciated.
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Selective manipulation of specific receptors...

Mouse experiments with compounds having opposite actions on two receptors for tumour necrosis factor (TNF) — a key factor in neurodegeneration — explains why earlier trials of TNF blockers in multiple sclerosis (MS) went wrong, and paves the way for more selective drugs targeting the system to stop MS neurodegeneration...Read more -
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