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  • Wow!

    Freyja 1 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis August 30, 2007 07:50 PM

    I was just poking around the Internet, trying to pin down something that might be causing the problems I've been having, and discovered this board - I am SO glad I did! I have a doctor appointment today and reading some of the discussions here have given me some focus as to what I want to bring up...

  • Ms?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis August 14, 2007 10:12 PM

    Here are my symptoms, tell me what you think:blurred vision....dr. says it is 20/20 even though it may not be a sharp as it could be)eye painafter running i fell electrical like impulses running up and down my legssome slurring of speechleg and arm twitchesleg spasmsheadaches

  • getting help at home

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis August 4, 2007 03:59 PM

    Does anyone know if there are agenices that assist individuals (who have physicial difficulties such as MS) with house cleaning, etc.? I am too weak to clean my home and I want to know if there are free services that agencies provide to those that need the help.Thank you.

  • maybe ms?

    jackflash 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis June 29, 2007 01:04 PM

    hi, my probs started with pain and pressure in rectum and bit further up. had sigmoidoscopy. was normal. in feb i felt like something had popped and started leaking whitish fluid stuff. pain went. march ,april and may had awful low back pain, restricted movement, numbness in right buttock and leg,...

  • please help me quickly

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis June 20, 2007 10:01 AM

    hi my name is heidi , i am 21 i was diagnosed of ms 2 years ago based on that i sufered from optical nuritis and pain in my legs , which was relifed when i took b12 injections, the dr gave me interferone for 2 month then stopped and did a mri for me it was stabl, recently after 2 year i did another...

  • Head/Neck/Spinal injury prior to onset of symptoms

    MedicallyUnfit 4 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis May 15, 2007 04:24 PM

    :confused: Hi, Can everyone please take the time to advise whether they did or did not suffer any of these prior to the onset of symptoms? I was perfectly healthy until I was involved in a road accident and now I am reasearching it, it appears that the injuries listed are common prior to the onset,...

  • Do I have symptoms of MS

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis May 6, 2007 02:36 PM

    Hello everyone,I was recently admitted to the emergency room with stroke like symptoms. It started with an extreme burning pain down my left arm. Two days later, I felt tension on the left side of my face and neck. The emergency room doctor mentioned Bells Palsy, however the tension in my face...

  • Blurred vision

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis April 28, 2007 09:02 PM

    I have been myiopic since I was roughly 10 years old. Ever since my first visit they have said my left eye is slightly worse(more blurry) than my right. I am now 18 and this worries me. It's not a huge difference but it's there. Could it be caused by MS? I also have had a muscle fatigue in my...

  • I may have MS..how fast does it move?

    dolphindelight 3 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis April 18, 2007 07:42 PM

    I went to the doctor because I was having lower pack pain. He discovered "clonus" and sent me for a multitude of MRI's. Nothing showed up to explain the back pain, but 4 white spots were seen on the brain scan. A spinal tap was completed and it came back clear. This was 6 months ago. For the...

  • Could This Be Ms (hospital Are Trying To Find Out Whats Wrong)

    Anonymous 12 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis April 17, 2007 02:00 PM

    Hi This Is My First Time On Here, I Need Help & Advice On What Is Going On With Me & If This Could Be The Signs Of Ms.1 1/2 Yrs Ago I Fell Really Ill With Flue & Breathing Problems, About 2 Mnths After That I Started To Experience Alot Of Shooting Pain In My Back/legs/neck & Hands. I Lost Alot Of...

  • Is this really MS ???

    Kissabookitty 1 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis April 16, 2007 10:14 PM

    Hi, I'm a 34 year old mother of 4 boys. My pain started a year ago in my leg didn't think anything but maybe I was over doing it. The pain got so bad that there were day where I couldn't walk, but as a mom I sucked it up and did what I had to. In January I started a new job where I stand for 6 to 8...

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  • Lesions, but no MS

    BrendaBley 8 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis April 4, 2007 01:15 AM

    Hi, I was wondering if it's possible to have Lesions on the brain, but not have MS. My sister in law is 6 mo preg. she lost sight in her right eye and it is slowly coming back. She was diagnosed by a neuro with optic neuritis. She recently had an MRI and she was told that she had MS. She...

  • having odd symptoms

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis April 3, 2007 05:31 PM

    in december i was diagnosed with pneumonia. it only affected the left side of my body, and that is where all my symptoms still are. I am having numbess mostly in my left breast (main pressure lies there), left back below my shoulder blade, left arm(mild) and left leg(mild), and now on the left side...

  • I'm Choking.....please help

    deserteptx 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis March 22, 2007 04:09 AM

    I was diagnosed with MS 16 months ago and am now on permanent disability. I have had a choking feeling during hours that I am awake that is making it difficult to breath. My doctor said I have sleep apnea....but this is happening while I am awake. It feels like someone is strangling me. What is...

  • need some help

    janesbaby 5 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis March 15, 2007 04:55 PM

    :confused: i need some advice... i have had symptoms of ms for about 8 years now i have some back problems i have had them all my life i got pregnant with my second child and instantly started having problems {there is also a post about these in the back problem selection} anyways i had my son and...

  • help help help

    yarekim 2 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis March 15, 2007 02:30 PM

    I need someone out there to tell me what to do before I completely lose my mind!!!!! I am a 25 year old female, not overwieght, non smoker, do not drink, married 6 years, never been pregnant, african-american. Now that that is out of the way this is the problem. These are my symptoms as of right...

  • im worried about ms

    melb6306 2 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis March 7, 2007 04:36 PM

    i saw my doctor yesterday because ive had tingling in both my hands, arms, and face lately. it comes and goes but recently its been staying. also lately both my eyes have felt very sore expecially when i move them. my doctor is having me get an mri done and im seeing a nurologist. im only 21 is...

  • Still not sure it is MS?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis March 6, 2007 01:04 AM

    6 months ago I became extremely tired and my hands, wrist, and forearms were weak. I ended up at the Hospital were they did a MRI of my brain. A solitary T2 weighed foci was found in the deep white matter in the right frontal lobe. Neurologist said it was possible due to Migraines. I had a...

  • Does This Sound Like Ms

    Anonymous 4 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis February 16, 2007 10:51 PM

    HiFor A Year Now Ive Been Suffering With Different Symptoms The First One I Remember Was This Tight Sqeezing Feeling All The Way Aroung My Upper Abdomen Into My Back All Bloods Were Normal And This Went On Every Day For A Couple Of Months, The Next Symptoms I Had Was Very Sore Skin Around Lower...

  • help

    Anonymous 8 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis February 14, 2007 04:46 PM

    hi been having pins and needles weak arms pricking sensation in legs and back vertigo and fatigue went to doctors and was told to early to do anything come back in a month if symtoms persist ,already been having symptoms for well over a month now also my speach is starting to get muddled up ...any...