Parenting With Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body.


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Parenting With MS

Why MS Sucks …. Signs and Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis

Although the first recording of multiple sclerosis symptoms and signs occurred in 1868 by Jean-Martin Charcot, the medical community still has no real idea what causes one person to have this potentially devastating disease...


The Autumn Redemption

The Autumn Redemption As fall begins, I can’t help but feel somewhat victorious. I survived – or to be more specific, my MS survived another grueling summer. When I was...


Cognitive Challenges when Navigating a New City

Cognitive Challenges when Navigating a New City This past June, I had the privilege of traveling to Europe with my mom and my stepdad Tim, who was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis...


When it's Over

When it’s Over ​There’s this dress in the back of my closet.   And boy, I used to rock that thing. It was perfect for any occasion. It hugged every curve,...


The Life I Want to Live

The Life I Want to Live In the final years of high school, I wasn’t sure I wanted to go to college. I was emotionally and physically exhausted. AP classes and...


Adventures in Medical Marijuana

Adventures in Medical Marijuana When I made the initial appointment at Bloomfield Industries, I was told to bring the script from my doctor and cash. Oh, and a picture ID issued...


My Divine Fairytale

My Divine Fairytale Getting diagnosed with MS at the age of 17 posed a lot of challenges. Not only was I facing uncertainty when it came to my physical health, but...


Alone in a Room Full of People

Alone in a Room Full of People No one could possibly understand this. This disease is so elusive, yet so real to me. Everybody with this disease seems to have...


A Leg to Stand On

A Leg to Stand On ​Allow me to introduce you to Devin Stratton, a 25-year-old Utah man who captured himself on video accidentally falling off a 150-foot cliff while skiing.   ...


“You Shouldn't Be Parked There”

“You Shouldn’t Be Parked There” It was cold, wet and miserable outside. It all felt too hard, but I decided to drag myself away from our fireplace and venture out to...