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What works for one doesn’t work for all

Yesterday I responded to a Tweet from @mattalleng after he re-tweeted the question, “Do you follow a diet for #MS?” A screen capture of some of the conversation is below. @molly_macd also joined the conversation. The thread generated two quotes which got me thinking. Molly stated, “Ppl want quick answers but really it’s about how …

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Charities, diet, and all things to confuse MSers

A month or two ago, I joined an MS Facebook group called, “Young Adults with MS in Greater Edmonton.” Today, a link was posted to an article in the Calgary Herald titled, “MS survivor pushing for major change at national charity.” The article profiles Matt Embry who has been using diet modification and exercise to combat …

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YEG MS Podcast Episode #4; Weddings, Politics, and Jo Reiling

  YEG MS Podcast Episode #4; Weddings, Politics, and Jo Reiling- In this episode I had the pleasure of talking to Jo Reiling. I’ve know Jo since at least 1999 or 2000 and before either of us had MS. After I end an unrelated rant involving weddings and Canadian politics, Jo and I discuss her journey …

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Training update; first month in the bag

  Training update; first month in the bag- One month down, just just under four to go. As expected, the training for the, “Really Long Run to End MS,” (Run Facebook Page)  has been the hardest physical challenge I’ve ever had to endure. However, after heeding some advice and a successful weekend of training, I am …

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Vitamin D and Multiple Sclerosis, volume II

Vitamin D and Multiple Sclerosis, volume II- Since I started this blog in April, I have been posting my ‘Weekend Update’ posts to Reddit.com on the MultipleSclerosis sub-reddit. The experience has been largely positive, but when I decided to post an article I had written on vitamin D and multiple sclerosis, the response was largely …

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Marijuana and Multiple Sclerosis

Marijuana and Multiple Sclerosis- I don’t know why, but along with mental health, writing about marijuana, with regards to its’ potential benefits to those with multiple sclerosis, feels uncomfortable. Its possible, and more than likely, it is due to the stigmas attached to both topics in North America (and possibly elsewhere). However, given that there …

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Vegetarians versus Omnivores- which one is right?

Vegetarians versus omnivores; which one is right? If you take a tour through this site it will become very apparent that I am a big proponent of the role diet can have in both the development but also the course of multiple sclerosis. Dietary strategies for MS have not been largely studied by the medical …

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