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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 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 fizzle... 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

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'

Can Zinc Help Reduce MS Depression?

Depression is a common symptom of multiple sclerosis. It is often a normal emotional response to the diagnosis, varying symptoms, and changes in life circumstances caused by the disease for some MS patients. For others, changes in the brain can contribute to depressive and psychiatric disorders. It is not uncommon for people with MS to... Read moreChevron

posted 05/03/2015, 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 Drug Pricing Wars: A Race to Break the Bank?

Drugs used to treat multiple sclerosis are expensive! Patients know this, insurance companies know this, but are healthcare professionals just now realizing how much MS drugs have increased in price over the past two decades?

In a recent study published in the journal Neurology, researchers took a closer look at the... Read moreChevron

posted 04/29/2015, comments (0)|

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