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Lisa Emrich

Lisa Emrich, Health Guide

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Musician, Patient Advocate, Author of 'Brass and Ivory' blog, and Founder of the 'Carnival of MS Bloggers'

Living with MS: No Evidence of Demyelination

People who are in the process of being tested for multiple sclerosis often have many questions. Some of the most common questions surround the subjects of MRIs and lesions. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a powerful tool used to help diagnosis MS as well as measure disease progression. Lesions are the scars caused by demyelination which can... Read moreChevron

posted 12/10/2014, comments (0)|
DebTabora

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Mom is Sick

Hi! I'm Debbie and my mom has MS and has had it a very long time. Maybe 30+ years. She's been living with me for about 4 years. She has an extensive background and I won't go into it all but mom has been in a couple of nursing homes before coming here. She has lost all use of her right side and has had both legs amputated due to pressure sores... Read moreChevron
Lisa Emrich

Lisa Emrich, Health Guide

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Musician, Patient Advocate, Author of 'Brass and Ivory' blog, and Founder of the 'Carnival of MS Bloggers'

Hot Topics and MS Research News for November 2014

Details of PML Death to be Added to Tecfidera™ Prescription Label.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning that a patient with multiple sclerosis (MS) who was being treated with Tecfidera (dimethyl fumarate), developed a rare and serious brain infection called progressive... Read moreChevron

Lisa Emrich

Lisa Emrich, Health Guide

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Musician, Patient Advocate, Author of 'Brass and Ivory' blog, and Founder of the 'Carnival of MS Bloggers'

The Accelerated Cure Project Launches iConquerMS™

How would you like to take the multiple sclerosis research world by storm? Get prepared, because the time has come for you and me, along with our many MS friends and acquaintances throughout the country, to do just that.

No longer are we merely clinical guinea pigs or the subjects of market research, we are the leaders and... Read moreChevron

posted 11/21/2014, comments (0)|
Lisa Emrich

Lisa Emrich, Health Guide

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Musician, Patient Advocate, Author of 'Brass and Ivory' blog, and Founder of the 'Carnival of MS Bloggers'

Clutter Management for MS Patients

Discussions of MS symptom management tend to focus on individual symptoms such as spasticity, vision problems, numbness, weakness, cognitive difficulties, impaired balance, etc. Discussions rarely address MS-related problems that exist outside of our bodies, such as social isolation, embarrassment, safety concerns, organizational skills, or... Read moreChevron

posted 11/18/2014, comments (0)|

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