As many of you know, I had MS (Multiple Sclerosis) and became increasingly disabled over the last five years - since I finally had come to a point where I to admit that, "Yes, I've got MS."Well, in mi...
What is Multiple sclerosis? Multiple sclerosis, commonly known as MS, is an autoimmune disease that attacks the central nervous system. The central nervous system consists of optical nerves, the spina...
For about a couple of months before my diagnosing attack, my massage therapist noted that I had muscle spasms in my legs. I hadn't noticed them, couldn't feel them and when I looked to see what she...
Note to readers: This blog posting contains words that may be offensive to some people living with MS.Note to my editor: They're sure to read it now...I have noticed in a few comments scattered her...
A disease of the central nervous system, which consists of the brain, spinal cord, and the optic nerves; living with multiple sclerosis is debilitating. Myelin, also known as the myelin sheath, is a f...
"Think back, Arthur. Think baaaaack." - Merlin, The Sorcerer.Many of us who find solace within this site have been on the other side of a diagnosis for a long, long time now. Others are still in th...
What is Low Dose Naltrexone?Naltrexone is an opioid antagonist (it binds to opioid receptors in the brain without causing opioid effects). It is used in treatment of addictions to opioids and alcohol,...
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a demylenating disease affecting the central nervous system (CNS). Loss of fatty tissue, or myelin, surrounds the nerves and adversely affects smooth and rapid conduction al...
Most people do not realize how wide-spread the affliction of multiple sclerosis is in today's world. It affects tens of thousands of people, but it is one of those diseases where a very mild form of ...
"Patches" are not just for bicycle inner tubes, like when we we kids. Or even birth control, when we get older.Today, "Patches" are a way of administering medical breakthrough miracles expeditiously ...