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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'

MS Activist Joins MS HealthCentral Team—And You Can, Too!

Exciting news! 

 

It's June, it's almost summer, and Amy Gurowitz - patient advocate, superb writer, and founder of the non-profit MS SoftServe - is returning to the MS HealthCentral team. Living with MS for 26... Read moreChevron

posted 06/01/2015, 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'

Handling a Bad Day, as a Caregiver

Living with a chronic illness is often like riding a roller coaster. There are quick turns, loop-di-loops, and sudden drops, each of which can pull your stomach right up into your throat. On a roller coaster, you never know what will happen around the next turn.

Each day living with a chronic disease can be like the sudden... Read moreChevron

posted 05/28/2015, 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'

MS Signs & Symptoms: What is Nystagmus?

Nystagmus is a condition that causes the eyes to make quick, repetitive, uncontrolled movements - from side to side, up and down, or in a circular pattern - making the eyes appear to bounce around. The jerky motion may be triggered by optical stimuli or physical motion, or may occur at rest. Nystagmus can be mild, occurring only when a person... Read moreChevron

posted 05/27/2015, 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'

Weight Loss and Exercise: Staying on Track with MS

 

Staying motivated while making lifestyle changes can be challenging. How many times have you started an exercise or diet program just to... Read moreChevron

posted 05/18/2015, 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'

Multiple Sclerosis in Older Adults

While multiple sclerosis may be diagnosed in persons of almost any age, including toddlers and senior citizens, it is most commonly diagnosed in persons who are 20-40 years of age. Less is known about how MS affects those who develop symptoms after... Read moreChevron

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