H2O a Go Go

Multiple Sclerosis advice Yes friends, this is a repeat. But my brain has been a little slow lately.  And since this is one of my personal favorites, here you go…. You may think today’s blog is another one that has me whining about my obnoxious bladder. Well, it’s not. Although, to paraphrase my sister Laurie, … Read more

Shower Time

A new multiple sclerosis skill People not living with multiple sclerosis or another chronic illness can’t possibly understand the fatigue we talk about unless they have actually spent hours trying to find the energy to take a shower. It doesn’t matter if my achy body slept in til 11 or I had to get up … Read more

Another MRI? More Major Radioactive Insanity

Lessons from the tube It’s time for another MRI later this week.  This will be my 7th. Or 8th.  Or maybe this is the 9th.  Who can tell anymore?  Despite all the time I have spent in the tube, I thought I should review this old post to remember some of the lessons I previously … Read more

Just another Weird, Weird Day

“My MS is not your MS and your MS is weird.” Brilliant, semi-famous quote written by me Your MS is weird.  And sometimes, I suppose, mine is too.  Life with MS is certainly weird.  And then there are weird people and weird circumstances.  Recently, all this weirdness converged on what should have been a relatively … Read more

Another Christmas? Another 12 Days of Christmas, MS Style

 A multiple sclerosis Christmas carol I love Christmas. I love Christmas songs. But personally, I don’t love the 12 Days of Christmas carol.  I find it obnoxious.  Recently however, I learned that it was actually an important and secret song. Folklore has it, that this carol was written in the late 1700’s in England as … Read more