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Neurotic Neurologists?


  They can be the most integral part of your healthcare team – and the most difficult to find.  Sure, there are plenty of them out there – but if you’re looking for one that is both personable and well-informed, specifically in the treatment of multiple sclerosis, you may be in for a bumpy ride. […]

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Lobbying for MS


I have been invited by the local chapter of the MS Society to participate in the annual “Legislative Day” at our state capitol in Richmond, Virginia, on Monday, January 30, 2012.  I’m really looking forward to it.  The Society has been great about doing some training via conference call and again the night before we […]

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Injecting Oneself

Injections, Injectables, MS, multiple sclerosis drugs, Betaserone,

“I have to do what?”  That’s what I said to the neurologist who told me I was going to have to be giving myself shots – every other day – for the rest of my life.  WHAT???  But I don’t like shots – even when someone else is giving them to me.  How could I […]

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