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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'

Living with MS: Reduce Risk of Fatigue with Diet and Exercise

Fatigue is one of the most common symptoms of multiple sclerosis that affects up to 90% of patients at any one time. Approximately two thirds of people with MS describe fatigue as their most disturbing symptom. Fatigue may be described as the... Read moreChevron

posted 02/27/2015, 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'

An MS Memoir: Life Interrupted, Dreams Realized, and Tasty Tidbits

Memoirs by friends are some of my favorite books. Over the years, I have been offered several books written by people with MS to read. Some of the books I absolutely loved, some not so much. And a few of them are still waiting to be enjoyed.

During the past week, I reserved a few evenings to read a soon-to-be-released memoir by... Read moreChevron

posted 02/20/2015, 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'

Motivation, Wearable Technology, and Living with MS

Wearable fitness tracking devices are becoming ever more popular. Do you or someone you know in the MS community wear a device, such as those made by Fitbit or Jawbone? I didn’t until last summer when I took part in a research study sponsored by Biogen Idec in which Read moreChevron

posted 02/16/2015, 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'

Maintaining a Strong Relationship Despite MS

Multiple sclerosis is an obnoxious intruder that can invade a relationship and erode a couple‚Äôs sense of togetherness faster than you can see it coming. MS is unpredictable, from symptoms that fluctuate on a daily basis to fears of the... Read moreChevron

posted 02/13/2015, comments (0)|
Nadine

Nadine, Community Member

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At Least Moderate: About My Stem Cells

Having had aggressive relapsing-remitting Multiple Sclerosis since I was at least 23, I have seen some of the best neurologists in New York, Maryland, and Connecticut. I’ve been written about and treated unusually... Read moreChevron

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