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ananth_kris
Undecided on treatment!*

Sorry for a long post, want to get some suggestions on way forward, below is a chronology of my events dealing with MS, 2009 - Had an attack of optical neuritis on right eye, 2 lesions in…

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jennyroetman
Frustrated *

I started having some numbness in my fingers. I know my Dr. tells me to wait a week before contacting him. My husband tells me I need to talk about it but sometimes I don’t want to talk about…

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Rich1007
Showering/Bathing *

Hey Everyone, Anybody have any good suggestions that make showering in a standard bathtub less of an exhausting Olympic event?  I have a shower bench and it helps but when your legs dont work…

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LFish
good doctors in San Diego *

Hi everyone. I'm wondering who your favorite neurologists are in San Diego. Or perhaps "favorite" and "neurologists" shouldn't be in the same sentence? In any event, I look forward to hearing …

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echobird
Well!! Had a great visit with girlfriend! *

Ok so I just got home last night and yes I'm really hurting. I hid the pain so good around my girlfriend and forced myself to stay up and out of bed the whole time I was there at her place.  …

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murdock77
Any suggestions? Bi-lateral arm pain and numbness. *

I'm starting all the testing for MS next week and can deal with most of the symptoms.  Just tired of this pain and numbness in both forearms and hands.  Any helpful hints until I able to get a…

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francy95
Invisible symptoms and loneliness *

Hi everyone! i was just looking for a place where to share my feelings and here I am.   I’ve been feeling so lonely lately. I feel so tired and so numb, my mood changes continuously and the…

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ashlilavois
Ocrevus vs. Tecfidera *

Hello,  I was diagnosed with MS in February 2019. I began taking Gilenya in May but it was not a good fit. Gilenya was causing anxiety on things that I would do on a daily basis. I stopped…

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LFish
injection site reactions - glatiramer acetate *

Good evening, everyone. I'm newly diagnosed and new to this chat room. Thank you in advance for your input and support. You all understand, and I'm grateful. I started self-injecting…

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cntryg1rl
Pain, pain, go away.....*

What is the REAL DEAL with MS and pain? Everything I read talks about tons of symptoms and mentions pain as an after thought. Which makes me think I might be misdiagnosed?!?  Im literally in…

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echobird
Left my house because of being stressed out.*

Ok just as stated. To much b.s. from everyone playing games. Now I did talk to my brother about some of it. He still claims that they haven't been playing these games. My one caregiver I let…

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j5796
Ocrevus *

Anyone take Ocrevus? How does it work and do you get any side effects?

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amer626
Feeling left behind*

Hi my name's Amer and I've been feeling pretty bummed out for the most part of 2019, because during my final year of high school I started to fail some of my classes, no matter how many times…

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gray22wolf
When assistive technology isn't enough...*

Hello! I wanted to reach out and see if anyone had an experience that is somewhat similar to mine.  I am a designer who sometimes does work on assistive technology.  Over the years I have…

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carpe0noctem
Side effects from MRI contrast? *

So I had my first MRI yesterday and it went well enough. I didn't have any problems the rest of the day. However today, I've been having a whirlwind of symptoms such as pins and needles…

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murdock77
Noise Sensitivity *

Can't seem to find anyone who just cringes when loud or unexpected noises happen.  It gets worse the more fatiqued I get.  Any body deal with this and have suggestions to deal?

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echobird
So right back to where I was before. *

Still having issues with my family trying to drive me insane with their game's. They've been trying to drive me crazy with their stalking then trying to get me to the point of messing up…

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murdock77
Have a good 99% of MS symptoms? *

I have just generaly sick for a long time which worsened about a year and a half ago.  They diagnosed me with pinched nerves in my neck and type 2 bi-polar.   Symptoms (especially physical…

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cynburris
The 1 800 344 4867 number...*

Is that 24/7 or regular business hours only?

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cynburris
Progression? *

Is it possible to stop progression all together?  Or will it progress no matter what I do?  I'm new, so that is one of my primary concerns.

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