My Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Bladder

It’s okay to take 100 bathroom breaks in 30 minutes; it’s okay to need to choose a table closer to the rest room in the coffee shop.

Sharing My Family’s MS Experience

There’s only hope on the horizon, and we’re coming together to make things better.

Treating MS in a Universal Healthcare System

In the U.K., as you may know, we have the National Health Service (NHS).

Sharing My MS Diagnosis at Work

This experience has taught me that it is OK to talk about my MS journey when my MS decides to become “visible.”

MS and Something Else: 7 Tips to Manage Your Chronic Disease and Comorbidities

Here are 7 tips that have helped me along the way in juggling comorbidities and that may be useful in your life.

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Thriving in the Face of Adversity

Life is going to challenge you at some point. When this happens you have a… Read More

Fatigue

Most folks have a pretty good idea of what the word “fatigue” means and how… Read More

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People who live with progressive MS have many questions, but one I hear often is,… Read More

Build with what you have

There’s a mantra in the disability community: educate or litigate. I much prefer the former,… Read More

On Friendship

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Kids Do Get MS

“My doctor said that kids don’t get MS.” My hope is to squash that myth… Read More

Letter To My Daughter

The night after your 7 month birthday, you and I were alone in the home…. Read More

Life When Your Teenager Has MS

About 5% of people diagnosed with multiple sclerosis are under the age of 18, usually… Read More

Anxiety and MS

It turns out that the prevalence of anxiety disorders in people with MS is roughly… Read More

Surrendering Control?

Yoga has helped me enormously in managing my multiple sclerosis and staying in tune with… Read More

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Hand Lettering My Way Through Tough Times

During this time, I learned how helpful hand lettering is for me in tough times.

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Decision Time: COVID-19 Booster (Additional) Shot & MS

This is how it is living with a chronic, incurable disease. I have to make… Read More

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The Challenges of an MS Warrior

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The Cost of Caregiving

Caregiving allows us to tackle this disease as a unit, but its cost can sometimes… Read More

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Your Story Matters

Somewhere along the way, it became easier for me to talk about my multiple sclerosis… Read More

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Unstoppable

I pick myself back up and face the day. I never settle.

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