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Emily Blosberg

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Managing Fatigue with MS: Tips on How to Keep Your Social Life

Do you know that person who has something going on every night of the week? Rock climbing on Mondays, piano lessons on Tuesdays, church on Wednesdays, dance lessons on Thursdays, and then to the cabin on Fridays? Well, that person was me! Growing up, I always kept busy- I don’t know how my mom got my siblings and me everywhere we needed to... Read moreChevron
posted 06/13/2014, 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'

PBS to Air ‘When I Walk,' A Heart-Opening Documentary Film by Jason DaSilva

(Photo credit: Long Shot Factory)   Mark your calendars and set your alarms.  On Monday, June 23, 2014, PBS stations throughout the country will premiere When I Walk, an honest, unflinching, yet heartfelt, look at the experience of MS through the eyes of accomplished filmmaker and director Jason DaSilva and his family.  I had... Read moreChevron
posted 06/12/2014, 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'

Redefining MS

Multiple sclerosis is a complex disease which is difficult to describe and no two cases are identical.  We know that it is a neurological disease characterized by clinical symptoms caused by demyelination in the central nervous system.  We also know that the majority of the people who develop MS experience relapses, or acute attacks of... Read moreChevron
Lisa Emrich

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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 May 2014

Pharmaceutical News Across the Pond: Bad News for Nerventra® (Laquinimod) On May 23, 2014, The European Medicines Agency - Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) upheld its January 23, 2014 negative opinion to recommend against approval of Laquinimod (brand: Nerventra) for the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple... Read moreChevron
posted 05/27/2014, comments (0)|
Emily Blosberg

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Living with MS: How to Have Fun in the Summer, and Beat the Heat!

Finally, the bitter cold winter is gone! As the temperatures heat up, we all tend to want to spend more time outside. However, for those of us with Multiple Sclerosis, we must be careful.   Although spending time outside and soaking up the vitamin D is good for us, too much heat can do us in. I know from experience. For me, heat is one thing... Read moreChevron
posted 05/21/2014, comments (0)|

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