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Fatigue and MS

Fatigue is a common symptom of multiple sclerosis due to feeling exhausted from muscle tremors and muscle spasms. People with MS experience fatigue as a state of being tired—not sleepy, but physically exhausted which has an impact on daily life....… read more >
Posted 03/12/2018
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Disability Benefits and MS

MS is a chronic condition that may qualify you for disability benefits. Some with MS have found that the process to apply for disability is long and frustrating. Hearing tips and receiving support from others in your shoes may make it easier. On...… read more >
Posted 03/02/2018
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Exercise and MS

Exercise can be difficult with multiple sclerosis, but it can lead to reduced stiffness and greater mobility. Finding the motivation to exercise when you have MS is best done alongside others with MS who understand the obstacles and rewards. On...… read more >
Posted 02/23/2018
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Cooling Vests and MS

Too warm or too cold, changes in temperature can affect MS symptoms. Many with MS have found creative ways to stay cool when the days start getting warmer. A cooling vest can help bring down the body's temperature when worn on a hot day.On...… read more >
Posted 02/21/2018
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MyMSTeam to go: Get the free upgraded mobile app!

On most mobile devices, you can access an internet browser and type in www.mymsteam.com. To save time, you can download the MyMSTeam mobile app instead. Find the latest version of the MyMSTeam app by going to the app store (ex: iTunes App Store,...… read more >
Posted 11/09/2017
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Get the most out of MyMSTeam by tailoring your own team!

Thanks for joining MyMSTeam!Get the most out of MyMSTeam by tailoring your own team!A team is a group of people that you feel most connected to on MyMSTeam. You can stay updated on their posts, and as your team grows, you’ll notice more support...… read more >
Posted 07/24/2017
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Tolerating Tecfidera Better: Tips from Nurses

By, Lisa Laing, RN, BSN & Carrie Sammarco, DNP, FNP-C, MSCNStarting Tecfidera as treatment for relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) can be difficult. Dr. Carrie Sammarco and RN Lisa Laing, who both work at the Multiple Sclerosis...… read more >
Posted 05/22/2017
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When your MS Gives You “Brain Fog”

“Brain fog” from MS can come in many forms. Do any of the following sound familiar to you?• Difficulty finding the right words• Forgetting your best friend’s name in conversation• Trouble concentrating at work• Accidentally leaving the stove on...… read more >
Posted 03/05/2017
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The Invisible War on Emotion

So you have been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Like every other serious health diagnosis, the news is really hard to take in, especially if you are feeling relatively good.While some people feel relieved to finally get a name for all their...… read more >
Posted 02/16/2017
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Could You Be Paying Less for Your MS Meds?

Getting the best deal for MS medication is rarely something we think about, especially if we have health insurance. However, there are deals to be had in the form of “copay assistance.” “Copay” is the amount of money we pay as consumers, or...… read more >
Posted 02/05/2017
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