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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 Advanced MS: Respiratory Care

Advanced multiple sclerosis can cause many different complications—including respiratory problems—that can become life-threatening. Not all people living with advanced MS will develop respiratory problems but it is important that patients and caregivers become aware of symptoms, complications, and appropriate interventions.
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posted 02/26/2016, 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'

FDA Grants Breakthrough Therapy Designation to Treatment for Primary Progressive MS

The MS community is one step closer to having an official medication for primary progressive MS (PPMS), a form of MS for which there are currently no approved treatments. While the relapsing MS community has 13 therapies from which to choose, patients with primary progressive disease have had few options.

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MichwMS2016

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MichwMS2016

Hello to anyone reading,


I have been suffering with MS since I was 33 years old (I am now 62). I have also had consistent and constant chronic pain every day of my life since being diagnosed with MS. I divide my pain (tightness below my breasts,... 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'

What Does Intimacy Mean To You?

 

Intimacy is a universal feeling, action and even craving—and that includes anyone living with a chronic... Read moreChevron

posted 02/12/2016, 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'

New Way to Evaluate MRI Scans May Lead to Faster MS Diagnosis

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) has become one of the most important clinical tests used to help diagnose multiple sclerosis (MS). In general, MS is diagnosed when lesions consistent with white matter demyelination are seen on MRI scans and patients exhibit classical symptoms. But MS is not the only disease that can result in Read moreChevron

posted 02/03/2016, comments (0)|

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