Multiple Sclerosis: It’s All in Your Mind

Multiple Sclerosis is an eventful experience, to say the least. It is all in your mind ~ literally. It is all in the central nervous system. As you know, MS is an auto-immune disease. The immune system, which is supposed to be attacking any disease, instead attacks the protective coating …

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MS, Motherhood and Me

The ancient form of indigenous folk healing, curanderismo, uses the term “susto” to describe a person’s reaction to a traumatic event.  A susto occurs when the mind, body and spirit disconnect in response to fear that is so intense, it touches the soul. I learned about sustos and curanderismo after …

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The Flip of a Coin

My name is Alejandro ez Bermúd but please call me Alex. I was born in Managua, Nicaragua and have been living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) for almost 14 years now. I’m sure you heard it before…..the saying about how life can change in the flip of a coin, right? Well, …

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