May 20, 2020

The Personal Story of a Mom of Twins Diagnosed with M.S.

In 2006 when my twins were five months old, I was diagnosed with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (M.S.). I was/am still able to drive and that was […]
May 14, 2013

A Mom with MS: Keep on Moving

Four years ago, I was at the top of my game.  I was participating in Ironman Triathlon events, getting my master’s degree, and trying to be […]
April 25, 2013

MS, Two Kids, and an Online Startup

Back in what seems like another life – before my marriage and the birth of my two children – I was a busy single chick immersed […]
February 26, 2013

New Research + Clinical Trials for MS Patients

Multiple sclerosis is a chronic autoimmune condition where the body mistakenly attacks the covering of nerves, which affects the central nervous system.  Symptoms may be mild, […]
November 21, 2012
Women holding young child in a pink jacket

Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis: What Does It Mean?

Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune neurological disease affecting the central nervous system (CNS – brain, spinal cord, optic nerves).  The central pathology (cause of problem) involves […]
July 2, 2012

Multiple Sclerosis & Pregnancy

Multiple Sclerosis is more common in women during child bearing years so the question about how safe it is to become pregnant with this autoimmune condition […]
August 12, 2011

Encephalitis – Symptoms and Causes

Encephalitis represents inflammation of the brain tissue. Very often encephalitis engages and spinal cord and then it is called encephalomyelitis. Sometimes the brain substance is involved […]
October 26, 2010

Transverse Myelitis

Transverse myelitis is a neurological condition caused by inflammation of the spinal cord resulting in axonal demyelination . It is often develops after viral infection or […]