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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'

Compliant, Complacent, or Condemned: Which Type of Patient Are You?

In the epatient activist world, there seem to be two schools of thought regarding patients:

  • A professional patient is created when someone is diagnosed with a life-changing disease, whether acute or chronic, that has the power to present enormous challenges and struggles. This patient may suddenly need to learn a... Read moreChevron
posted 08/03/2015, comments (0)|
Amy Gurowitz

Amy Gurowitz, Health Guide

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Writer, Educational Designer, Non-Profit Founder, Dx in 1988

Traveling Abroad with Multiple Sclerosis

Traveling Abroad with Multiple Sclerosis: A Trip* Over the Pond!

*not the sudden gravity kinda trip, the kind you buy tickets for!

 

In 2012 my husband, daughter and I did what had seemed like a pipe dream just a few months prior. We went to London, Paris and Berlin. This was unimaginable not only because our... Read moreChevron

posted 07/30/2015, 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'

Which Type of Exercise is Better for People with MS?

 

Physical activity is an important part of staying healthy. Not only do we, as people living with MS, need to maximize... Read moreChevron

posted 07/27/2015, comments (0)|
Michael Hoy, MS Caregiver

Michael Hoy, MS Caregiver, Health Guide

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Accepting and Asking For Help with Multiple Sclerosis

Asking anyone for help starts with accepting help. I wanted to be superman and take care of my wife myself. I thought that asking for help was giving up and that I was neglecting my duty of "for better or worse."

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posted 07/24/2015, comments (0)|
Michael Hoy, MS Caregiver

Michael Hoy, MS Caregiver, Health Guide

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Condition Cheat Sheet

 

The worse your condition, the more Read moreChevron

posted 07/20/2015, comments (0)|

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