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Alot of kids

I just wanted to rant a bit about how much this irritates me. It is just me blowing of steam and nothing more.

Last month I noticed this growing trend or maybe it has been around for some time and I never really noticed it. Now that I have, it really irks me, a lot. It's the over use of the word "lot" or worse the use of "alot" which, by the way, isn't a ...
Read more : Alot of kids | Views : 1639 | Replies : 4 | Forum : Daily Life

finally OUT part 1

Well the fine folks at Genzyme have given me the boot. I am apparently not treatment naive because of the 28 days I was in the open label with Tovaxin and I am not eligible for Care 2 because I wasn't on treatment??? The clinical Neuro went to bat for me and still, NO. The only thing more frustrating than MS is trying to find a useful treatment for it. I would like to once ...
Read more : finally OUT part 1 | Views : 2222 | Replies : 9 | Forum : Campath (Lemtrada, Alemtuzumab)

ESR raised

Has anyone had a raised ESR level during an excerbation?

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*FINALLY!!* - I have my new appointment dates.

I see Dr. Kerr on July 29th and Dr. Brodsky on August 4th.

I picked summer dates because I will be in school until the end of May.

Thanks, Chris (and everybody else) for encouraging me to be persistent!!


An interasting blog about betaseron

An interesting blog about betaseron and the possible side effects.
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Epstein Barr and Immune ablation

We'd always known that EBV was implicated in contracting the illness but now there's good evidence to show that it contibutes to the severity of progression: ... pageid=707 - the article 'Epstein-Barr virus may be associated with progression of multiple sclerosis '

I had to sign up and see what people thought - does the fact that EBV lay dormant in B cells explain why Revimmune (cyclophosphamide) ...
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sodium channel blockers for SPMS ... uppl_3/S22

Anyone heard of this? isn't this bascialy medication to treat hypertension?
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New Wheelchair Kamikaze Video Posted

I hope these posts don't seem too trivial, but I posted a new video of my wheelchair adventures on the streets of New York City. Hope you find it amusing...
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I'm new here

hi I just joined.My wife of 2 years has m.s for 15yrs. She's been getting worse lately, very tirerd and weak! I don't let her know how scared I am for her! :(
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Can you have MS withouout lesions???

I'm looking for information. I've been going through testing for 6 weeks, all MRI's negative for lesions and blood work negative, but doc is still suspecting MS and he is sending me to a neuro in a larger city to get his advice. Here is what I am experiencing.

6 Weeks ago I woke up and my pelvis was numb. Completely numb. Over the last 6 weeks it has spread through my torso up to ...
Read more : Can you have MS withouout lesions??? | Views : 1663 | Replies : 10 | Forum : General Discussion


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