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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'

Stem Cell Research and MS

Stem cell therapy is an exciting area of multiple sclerosis research. Interest in the potential of stem cells to improve multiple sclerosis by slowing down the disease and repairing damage to the nervous system continues to grow in the MS research community. However, it can be confusing to know what is discussed when “stem cells”... Read moreChevron

posted 12/23/2015, 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'

Top MS News and Posts from 2015

2015 was a big year for MS news and research advancements beginning with the launch of iConquerMS™ - the largest patient-governed, patient-powered research network in the world focusing... Read moreChevron

posted 12/13/2015, 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'

5 Ways to Get Involved in the MS Community

1. MS support groups
Whether you are newly diagnosed or have been living with MS for many years, it is important to connect with other people who have similar experiences. When I was newly diagnosed, my neurologist hosted a monthly support group/educational meeting for other newly... Read moreChevron

posted 12/08/2015, comments (0)|
Amy Gurowitz

Amy Gurowitz, Health Guide

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

MS Parent: The Evolution of MS & the Celebrations of Parenting

This year my daughter Madeline turned 14 years old and my MS turned 27. To say that time flies is an understatement. Seems like just yesterday I had an infant whose head I needed to support, and an MS that had no support what-so-ever.

 

When my MS was first born in 1988 there were no Read moreChevron

posted 12/04/2015, 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'

Top 50 Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is a disease of the central nervous system (CNS) with symptoms that can affect almost anything from head to toes. The disease is so variable that no two people with MS are likely to have exactly the same combination of symptoms. As MS symptoms mimic dozens of other conditions, it is also important to consider that this list... Read moreChevron

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