Other emergency prep
MSers are better able to emotionally handle the unexpected. Our disease kinda makes us experts. But equally, the impact on our physical needs can be compounded.
MSers: Why vacation?
Vacations are exhausting. The experience is difficult for even a healthy person. Why should MSers take them?
If you need short-term nursing
I urge you to check out the medical facilities and services around you that you can go use for a short stay when experiencing an exacerbation.
Where I live
When I was diagnosed, I was counseled to go home and make plans to be in a wheelchair. Wow.
When you have trouble falling asleep
Try these suggestions the next time you have trouble falling to sleep
My world is narrowing
I’m not bringing this up to encourage pity or sympathy. I’m trying to examine and explain it logically and with detachment.
Would I swap symptoms?
She has pain, scrambled cognition, and vision problems; I have bladder problems, poor hand-eye coordination, and decreasing mobility.