Amy Gurowitz

Patient Expert

Amy wrote for HealthCentral as a patient expert for Multiple Sclerosis (MS).

Conditions Covered:Multiple Sclerosis, Brain & Nerve Health

Latest by Amy Gurowitz

Parenting with MS

Being a first-time parent brings plenty of challenges, particularly with MS. Here’s how to get through it.

An American [Person with MS] in Paris

Traveling abroad with MS might seem overwhelming, but it can be done with a little pre-planning and patience.

The Key to Vacationing With MS

When you have MS, sometimes the best vacation is one where you let go of your “must do” list and just enjoy the smaller moments.

Traveling Abroad with Multiple Sclerosis

In 2012 my husband, daughter and I did what had seemed like a pipe dream just a few months prior…we took a vacation. Here’s how.

Planning a Vacation with Multiple Sclerosis

Living with a condition that’s often unpredictable can make planning a vacation difficult. But these tips can help.

Summer Vacationing with Multiple Sclerosis

A few summers ago, my husband, daughter and I were given an offer that we couldn’t refuse. Our cousins in London, connections in Paris and friends in Berlin, all offered us a place to stay during the month of August. Without the financial constraints ...

MS Envy: Summers with Multiple Sclerosis

Me and my three-wheel bike! Summer time is tough for those of us who are living with MS. It’s not just that for many of us, our unique soundtrack of symptoms is amplified. For us, leaving the house can be a scary decision-making process filled with a...

MS aParent: Pregnancy and Other Whimsical Decisions When Living with MS

Making the decision to have a baby when you are living with Multiple Sclerosis can be a challenge. Heck, making the decision to have a baby without MS isn’t easy. While my husband and I were discussing our plans, it seemed that "experienced pare...