Emotional Steps

Even if we don’t see each other on our paths, we know that we are not alone.

Conquering Mountains Figuratively and Literally: A Climb With MS up Kilimanjaro

As long as I can, I will try to climb mountains, travel the world and truly live life to the fullest.

Gray Matter

 “She cries a lot,” I said. “And she says such strange things. Are you sure it’s not affecting her mind?” 

Hello Stranger

MS rendered me ineligible for deployment, dead-ended many assignment opportunities, and I eventually decided to retire.

Disclosing My Diagnosis and Finding My Voice

When I share this experience disclosing my MS at work, I’m reminded that someone is listening that isn’t as empowered yet and that we must help each other.

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It’s time for us to stand up and live life on our own terms.

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5 Things To Know About Evusheld

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The Primary Progressive Experience

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Peer Pleasure – Not Pressure

A peer is a lifeline. Finding someone to talk with that is living in the… Read More

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The entire MS community recently celebrated a victory with the passage of the Inflation Reduction… Read More

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So much of my daily strength is turned into a mask that I wear.

MS and Grief

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