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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'

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)|
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'

Two Easy Overnight Dishes: Crock Pot Onion Beef and Potato Stew and Pumpkin Cheesecake

Caramelized-Onion Pot Roast and Potato Stew

  

When I was looking for easy recipes for the winter, I came across several great crockpot recipes. What’s easier than throwing several ingredients in a slow cooker and leaving it overnight... Read moreChevron

posted 11/14/2014, comments (0)|
Lisa Emrich

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

Multiple Sclerosis and the Military - In Honor of Veteran’s Day

Did you know that multiple sclerosis (MS) has been associated with military service?

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recognizes that multiple sclerosis may be classified as a service-connected disability eligible for VA benefits. Includes in the resources section at the end of this article are several studies... Read moreChevron

Useless meatsack brain

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Useless meatsack I call brain...

I sat at my desk today at work paranoid I was going to be fired. If there's one thing my useless meatsack of a brain is good for it's keeping me off task. The rats nest of clear thoughts but a distant memory, ha! I mutter to myself with resentment and hate, threw only vague, nebulous memories that a paranoid Swiss cheese loaf of a brain... 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 October 2014

Psychiatric disorders may precede MS diagnosis.

Psychiatric disorders, such as depression or anxiety disorders, are common with multiple sclerosis. Several studies focus on the prevalence of depression or anxiety in patients diagnosed with MS. However, fewer studies focus on the diagnosis of psychiatric... Read moreChevron

posted 10/28/2014, comments (0)|

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