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Diagnosis, Denial, Due Diligence

So you've been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Now what? Denial. My own lasted only a few brief moments. The odyssey to diagnosis was a difficult one, and I quickly embraced the sweet relief o…

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Diagnosis: How to Handle the Beast

Multiple sclerosis. Is that the disease that puts you in a wheelchair or leads to a nursing home? Montel Williams... Richard Pryor... Annette Funicello... all names associated with MS, and isn't the…

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Multiple Sclerosis for Newbies

When you first learn that you have multiple sclerosis, you will likely experience a range of emotion from relief to fear. Then come the questions. One of the first might be "What is my prognosis …

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