Last week I received a question in an email from a visitor to the website which took me until today to respond to. Upon finishing my response to the email, I thought it may make a good post. So here it is.
Electroacupuncture and Multiple Sclerosis- Earlier this year, I wrote about acupuncture and Multiple Sclerosis. The post received some negative feedback in both the comments and on social network sites like Reddit. Alternative therapies are bound to be controversial, however that isn’t a reason not to discuss them. I read a paper today regarding Electroacupuncture and …
Weekend Update, May 19th, 2013- This was a busy week for me personally and, as always, no different in the world of multiple sclerosis. Here is a weekly summary of some news items that caught my eye:
Don’t call it a relapse- I had my appointment with my new neuro yesterday. After my examination, she explained why she felt the extreme numbness and other symptoms I’ve been having over the past 2 1/2 weeks was not a relapse. Obviously I’m thrilled, but I am left to wonder what exactly is going on with …
Multiple Sclerosis drugs and my first neurologist – I was asked the other day in the comments forum on reddit about the medication I take for Multiple Sclerosis. The question caused me to think back to when I was first diagnosed and my first neurologist. I’ll be starting with neurologist #3 next week.
MS, Neurologists, & Alternative Therapies- I’m currently sitting with an IV in my arm at a IV clinic- the result of yesterday’s quest to find a neurologist. I thought this would be a great time to clarify my position on the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis.