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Catching up on the MS Walk

I’ve been AWOL recently – life has definitely been busy! (Blame the Winnebago…) First, a catch up on the MS Walk on May 15th. It was a glorious sunny day. Lots of happy smiling faces, lots of meeting up with… Continue Reading…

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Almost a Year Old!

I started this blog last year at the end of May, when I had spent the month (MS Awareness Month in Canada!) putting information on my Facebook page. There was so much information that it was a shame to lose… Continue Reading…

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Charting the course of my MS through MRIs

If you know anything about MS, I’m sure you think you know what’s coming next – a discussion about the number of lesions I have accumulated, gadolinium contrast and the like. Well, you would be wrong! My first MRI, my… Continue Reading…

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Make Music to #endMS

What does music mean to you? Perhaps it’s something that you enjoy to listen to, in the car, on your phone, at concerts, on the radio. Perhaps it’s something you like to do – maybe you play an instrument or… Continue Reading…

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Biotin Oh Boy!

In this episode, Michelle buys a small packet of white powder and some tiny scales… In my December appointment with my neurologist there wasn’t much good news. The one thing he suggested I might want to look into, though, was… Continue Reading…

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New Year, A New Hope

In December I created a photoblog of my trip to my neurologist. I haven’t followed that with a post explaining what happened in my appointment because it’s taken me some time to process it – and I think I’m ready… Continue Reading…

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Renal ultrasound – and where would you like me to pee?!?

Ever had a renal ultrasound? You drink a load of water an hour before you go, they scan your bladder and your kidneys, you pee, they do it again. Sounds straightforward? Well, it is, unless there’s nowhere for you to… Continue Reading…

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Goodbye Aubagio, Hello CSIL

This week was quite the week for my MS. I thought I would catch up on some of the changes and my thoughts behind it. For the last month, my MS has been getting worse. I don’t know whether it’s… Continue Reading…

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Use your words – and hopefully we will endMS!

I have a stomach ache. In August I started Aubagio and, a couple of weeks in, this stomach ache started. I went to my GP and of course I was asked to describe it. Let’s put aside, for the moment,… Continue Reading…

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Star Wars and wheelchair seating update

I just wanted to give an update and a shout out to Landmark’s Grand 10! The manager will reserve a seat for my husband, so I have bought tickets for December 18th to see Star Wars VII! Very excited! There’s… Continue Reading…

Michelle in wheelchair with lightsaber fighting Dart Vader

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