Latest by Lisa Emrich

Why You Need Folic Acid With Methotrexate

Taking methotrexate for rhematoid arthritis can cause folate deficiencies that lead to mouth sores, stomach problems, and other complications.

11 Tips for Traveling With MS

Use these tips for travelling with multiple sclerosis (MS) that will help you with the planning and logistics of your next big summer trip.

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Your Sex Life

When you think of rheumatoid arthritis, you might picture swollen joints, stiffness, pain, and deformity, but it can also affect your sex life.

MS Safety Tips for the Shower

If you live with MS, you know that getting clean can come with some risks. Learn tips for avoiding danger in the shower.

What to Do When Your MS Warning Alarm Sounds

Multiple sclerosis (MS) can be highly unpredictable, so it is important to develop your own MS early warning alert system. Learn how to spot the early warning signs of an MS relapse.

Sure, It's Not Cancer, But I'm Still Sick

How many times have you heard someone say: “At least it’s not cancer,” to console a friend? Have you ever said this to someone with a chronic condition? We need to respect all illnesses and not compete.

The Best Ways To Support Your Friend Living With MS

Have a friend with a serious condition, but you are at a loss of what you can do to help? Here are suggestions from members of the MS community.

A Year With Medical Marijuana for MS

Amy Gurowitz, diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) 30 years ago, talks about using medical marijuana (MMJ) for more than a year to treat her MS symptoms.

Choosing Mobility Aids for Multiple Sclerosis

Most people living with MS have some level of difficulty walking. Fortunately, many challenges can be alleviated by choosing from a wide variety of mobility aids.

Building A Fitness Future With MS

Competitive bodybuilding is one way that David Lyons conquers multiple sclerosis. He also founded the MS Fitness Challenge (MSFC) charity to help bring his message worldwide.