Welcome darlene!!

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

rhondab
Veteran Member


Date Joined Mar 2006
Total Posts : 2146
   Posted 4/30/2008 9:05 AM (GMT -6)   
darlene said...
Hi Katie 7, Im new to this sit today. Sorry to hear of your troubles.  I am 59 and was diag, about 12 years ago.I was told by my then doctor that i was getting old and had to live with the pain and aches. so i went to the library and checked out all my problems in med.books and got a new doctor and told him my thoughts. so he sent me to a specialist & within 6 months I had a Full Body MRI and guess what I was right. I was diag with primary progressive MS. yeah Darlene
Hey Darlene!!
 
Welcome to the board!! I'm so glad u've found us and hope u'll find this site helpful and supportive! Wow...what a way to be proactive!! Good u on not taking that doc's word for it! Geesh...seems sometimes u just get the run around. I"m so glad took action and didn't just accept his word. What med(s) are u using?
 
This is a great site with lots of very supportive people who will do all they can to help u find answers, so feel free to ask questions or to post u'r thoughts. We can't wait to get to know u! Also, we have chat on Monday nights at 6:00pm (cst) each week. We'd love to have u join us. Again, welcome to the board!
rhonda
Co-Moderator, MS Forum
 
*~*Sometimes the Lord calms the storm. Sometimes He lets the storm rage and calms His child.*~*
 
Things that make u go hummmm......
*I wonder how much deeper the ocean would be without sponges.*
*One day without sunshine is like...um..well...night?*


Gretchen1
Forum Moderator


Date Joined Jan 2007
Total Posts : 3539
   Posted 4/30/2008 4:22 PM (GMT -6)   
Hey Darlene!
 
I am so glad you posted.  Welcome to the board.  You have an amazing story!  I am sorry you have MS, but I am glad you worked hard at finding an answer to your symptoms.  I look forward to getting to know you.
 
Love and prayers,
Gretchen       co-moderator MS board       diagnosed with MS July 2006


Sunnycitrus
Regular Member


Date Joined Apr 2007
Total Posts : 334
   Posted 5/1/2008 11:31 PM (GMT -6)   

Welcome Darlene! :-)


D'awesome
Regular Member


Date Joined Oct 2007
Total Posts : 343
   Posted 5/2/2008 6:26 AM (GMT -6)   
Hello and welcome to the board Darlene!  I've always wondered what a full body MRI might show! Wow! Great history and example of being proactive on your health! Thanks for sharing that.
Fear knocked ~ Faith Answered ~ No one was there! :)
 ~ Ephesians 6:13 ~  * ~ Psalm 27:1 ~

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Tuesday, October 24, 2017 5:25 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,886,487 posts in 316,720 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 157814 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, sagsa345454546.
725 Guest(s), 10 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Crohnie91, LoudMan, PeppermintTea, 07kr5, Dimitri71, Jaybee&GG, NiceCupOfTea, Szabo246, straydog, Mister Mike


Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2017 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer