Telling Your Kids You Have Multiple Sclerosis

Telling Your Kids You Have Multiple Sclerosis

Recently a mother asked me how I told my young son about my Multiple Sclerosis. She was very frustrated and upset. Here are some ways to explain your diagnosis to young children....

A Woman's Touch: Multiple Sclerosis And Femininity

A Woman's Touch: Multiple Sclerosis And Femininity

Multiple Sclerosis can ravage a woman's sense of identity. Women with MS battling with fatigue, loss of sensation, and mobility problems, often find themselves loosing their sense of femininity....

Finding A Doctor To Treat Your Multiple Sclerosis

Finding A Doctor To Treat Your Multiple Sclerosis

Typically when a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis is given, it means the patient must be under the care of a neurologist. It so important to be happy with the treatment you receive from your doctor....

Multiple Sclerosis: Drug vs. Exercise Therapy

Multiple Sclerosis: Drug vs. Exercise Therapy

The literature on Multiple Sclerosis tends to focus almost entirely on drug treatment and there is very little on alternative approaches. We pursued one alternative and had remarkable success, and may help others who are dealing with this disease....

Coping With Migraine Pain

Coping With Migraine Pain

Do you suffer from migraines? Did you know there are different types of migraines and different conditions that may trigger them? Certain foods, weather, fatigue and stress can set off migraines in susceptible individuals. To complicate matters, a particular trigger might cause a migraine today, but not next week....

Migraine Headaches: Triggers And Treatments

Migraine Headaches: Triggers And Treatments

Migraines can be triggered by a number of things, including diet, alcohol, swings in sleep, environmental changes, and hormones. Although there is no cure for migraines, treatment is available. Try some simple tips to make healthy choices to a migraine-free lifestyle....

Do I Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

Do I Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

Irritable Bowel Syndrome or IBS is a common disorder of the intestines that leads to crampy pain, gasiness, bloating, and changes in bowel habits. Learn more about symptoms of this disorder and common causes and treatments....