what is ms?

What is MS and How Does it Affect My Body?

Mandy Crest Health Guide September 22, 2008
  • Hello. Allow me to introduce myself. I am MS; that's short for multiple sclerosis. ABOUT MELikes:I enjoy tricking your body into attacking its own myelin, the material that protects the nerve fibers in your central nervous system. I know I've done a good job when the signals traveling through your CN...

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  • Lisa Emrich
    Health Guide
    Sep. 22, 2008

    Wow MS.  You sound like some kinda clever shape-shifter.  I pity the poor folks who are oblivious to your incognito, black-ops agenda and who try to chase a ghost with fantasy cures and chants.

     

    Maybe the next Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin, or Edward Jenner, will find the key to eradicating you predator you.  As one of your hosts, I say -...

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    Wow MS.  You sound like some kinda clever shape-shifter.  I pity the poor folks who are oblivious to your incognito, black-ops agenda and who try to chase a ghost with fantasy cures and chants.

     

    Maybe the next Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin, or Edward Jenner, will find the key to eradicating you predator you.  As one of your hosts, I say - "MS, be gone!!"

     

    You're not welcome here any longer.

  • Kristin
    Sep. 23, 2008

    Mandy,

     

    Great post. Very creative. I am forwarding it to someone I know at the MS Society. He deals with a lot of newly diagnosed clients and I think this post would be an most helpful to someone just diagnosed - it gives facts about the disease and shows there is a lot of hope out there.

     

    Thanks.

     

    Kristin

  • Merely Me
    Health Guide
    Sep. 23, 2008

    I wonder if MS could make it big on My Space or Facebook.  The next step would be a reality show with MS's friend, Larry the Lesion.

     

    This was a great post...delightful to read and a refreshing change of pace.  You are a really good writer...I look forward to reading your posts.

    • Mandy Crest
      Health Guide
      Sep. 23, 2008

      Thanks Lisa, Sue, Merely Me:

       

      MS tried to make a Facebook page, but no one wanted to be a friend...Laughing

  • sue
    sue
    Sep. 23, 2008

    Great post Mandy.  Wait I mean MS - not so glad to meet you!

     

    Readers may also be interested in these links:

     

    Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

    Quizzes and Tools

    Living with Multiple Sclerosis

     

    All the best, sue