Even with TN pain You are Not Your MS!

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by Dawn Keegan Waking up in TN pain is very disheartening. I went to bed the other night feeling fine – relaxed, happy, and looking forward to a fun weekend of family events. I woke up to searing pain in my eyes and ears. I know this pain. It visits …

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Food Grade Diatomaceous Earth

When you hear what I tell you about Diatomaceous Earth you might think I sound like a traveling salesmen of the 19th-century who’d sell elixirs claiming to cure all ailments, you know, a Snake Oil! Diatomaceous Earth is not snake oil!  DE honestly aids people  and still kills insects! Diatomaceous …

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Potty Mouth

By Caroline Kyriakou Since my diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis over 6 years ago, I have read many books about the disease. My favorite type of MS books to read are autobiographies. When I didn’t know anyone with MS, I found these books comforting, hearing someone tell me their story. I …

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Stability Ball Chairs and MS

The stability ball chairs, also called an exercise ball or swiss ball chair, will greatly improve the aching back, legs and arms that come from working at your desk for hours. Working at the computer for extended times makes the office chair an all-important piece of furniture. The stability ball …

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MS in the Saddle with Therapeutic Horseback Riding

All over the world, horseback riding is considered a beneficial form of therapy. For those with MS, therapeutic horseback riding is very valuable.  The horse’s gait is similar to a human walk so it stimulates the human gait.  Horseback riding strengthens the core muscles which improves coordination, poise, posture and …

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Using My Handicap Placard For MS

This past November I brought my first car at the age of 32. I absolutely love having a car and am so thankful that I am able to drive. That being said, sometimes walking from my car to places has caused some trouble, especially in the hot weather Boston has …

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