https://www.healthcentral.com/article/coping-ms-flares-emotional-health
Multiple Sclerosis

Seeing the Light: Getting Through the Emotional Fall-out of an MS Flare

When you have multiple sclerosis, you know that flare-ups are inevitable. But when they strike seemingly out of the blue after a long remission, the blow can feel twice as hard.

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    Jackie Zimmerman

    Jackie Zimmerman

    @JackieZimm

    Jackie Zimmerman is a multiple sclerosis and ulcerative colitis patient and the founder of Girls With Guts. Since diagnosis, she has blogged her IBD journey at Blood, Poop, and Tears. Jackie has worked hard to become a strong voice in the patient advocacy community. In her free time (what free time?!) she spends time with her two rescue pups, her husband Adam and plays roller derby. She’s online @JackieZimm.