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Multiple Sclerosis

Oh, no, not the hands!

Couple of weeks ago, I started feeling very, very perky. So perky, in fact, that remission seemed to be in the air. And so it was. I’ve been leaving the wheelchair in the car and using crutches in the house….
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West Wing, II

I’ve now seen “In the Room” (getting ready for China trip) and “Impact Winter” (China trip). Yes, there were some stupid things. Having the Surgeon General say that losing the use of your hands is like having a headache —…
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West Wing

I haven’t watched West Wing for several years. Now I belatedly realise that I probably should have watched the last three episodes (the president’s MS kicks in with a vengeance). Anybody know when it goes into re-runs? I don’t have…
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Falling

I was talking to a guy with MS recently. He maintains that if it’s one of those split second terror things, it’s a fall, but if you sort of slide down to the ground in a controlled fashion because you…
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Dress or Eat?

I’ve got an all day dress rehearsal tomorrow. We’re breaking for lunch at 12:30 and have been informed that we must change out of costume to eat – “no exceptions!” I’m not sure I can cope with two full clothing…
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