Tagged: MS

Dealing with Insurance Denials 0

Dealing with Insurance Denials

Dealing with Insurance Denials By Stacie Prada Over the years I’ve appealed a lot of health insurance denials for different reasons.  I’ve dealt with getting denied for claims, denied for policy coverage, and denied...

Medicare Open Enrollment is Coming! 0

Medicare Open Enrollment is Coming!

Medicare Open Enrollment is Coming! On October 15th Medicare’s open enrollment period begins and lasts until December 7th. It’s during this time period that you can review your current Medicare plan and make changes...

Make Your Web Browser More Reader-Friendly 0

Make Your Web Browser More Reader-Friendly

Make Your Web Browser More Reader-Friendly Visual disorders affect more than half of all individuals with MS, which can make even simple tasks more difficult.  Everyday things take more effort and more time when...

Changing Seasons and Changing Routines 0

Changing Seasons and Changing Routines

Changing Seasons and Changing Routines Fall is upon us and as the leaves change color and pile up on lawns across the neighborhood, parents and kids are begrudgingly adjusting to a new school year...

Changing Routine 0

Changing Routine

Changing Routine By Lauren Kovacs I was employed outside the home years ago, but I chose to stay home when I started my family.  Just when I was ready to go back, after 12...

The Autumn Redemption 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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.   ...