Go Back   NeuroTalk Support Groups > >

MS Forum Introductions

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-17-2015, 07:38 PM   #31
Tock
Newly Joined
 
Join Date: Feb 2015
Posts: 1
Default awaiting a dx

Hello everyone, I'm new to this. I am 42 year old female. Started falling down a lot in October 14. Doctor noticed drop foot and sent me to Neuro. Had an MRI of brain and showed multiple lesions. Then cervical MRI showed a couple small bulging discs but no lesions. Plan was to recheck in 6 months. Then in January I woke up not being able to feel or control my right leg. 4 hours in the ER to be told I didn't have a stroke. Then dragged my leg behind me for a couple of days til I got a brace. Back to Neuro, LP, came back ok. Now scheduled for 2 more MRI of spine. Still needing brace and a cane to get around. Very fatigued.

My family is not supportive at all. They say things like, don't think about it and you'll be fine, what to you have to be stressed out about, you need to stop having these tests done you're going into debt over what, other people have MS and still work, why can't you.

Hoping for answers soon
Tock is offline   Reply With Quote
"Thanks for this!" says:
msbluis (02-18-2015), SallyC (02-17-2015)
Old 02-17-2015, 09:51 PM   #32
SallyC
In Remembrance
 
SallyC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: SW Ohio
Posts: 17,844
My Mood: MS Forum Introductions
Default

Welcome Tock. . Your Family is doing what a lot of Fam members do, at first.
Go into a state of Denial. If I were you, I'd go with them, until. you find out
differently, or untill your symptoms can no longer be denied.

Happy to have you aboard. Complain to us, we understand.
__________________
~Love, Sally
.





"The best way out is always through". Robert Frost



~If The World Didn't Suck, We Would All Fall Off~
SallyC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2015, 08:56 PM   #33
msbluis
Junior Member
 
msbluis's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Georgia, USA
Posts: 82
Default Suprapubic Catheter

Hi , Rae,

I've had PPMS for 20+ years and I've had experience many of the suggested treatments and assistive devices available.

I've had a suprapubic catheter for over 4 years. I would be happy to answer your questions regarding it or regarding other issues with which II have experience.
__________________

.

MsBluIs
msbluis is offline   Reply With Quote
"Thanks for this!" says:
SallyC (02-18-2015)
Old 04-19-2015, 12:46 PM   #34
PhireX
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 29
My Mood: MS Forum Introductions
Default

I was famous for having 1,500 posts on MSWorld, then requesting my account be deleted entirely when I had an argument with admin over the PM option being removed.

=)

Hi.

32/M/Australia =) DX Oct 2004, had since I was 15-17.
PhireX is offline   Reply With Quote
"Thanks for this!" says:
SallyC (04-19-2015)
Old 03-14-2016, 06:10 PM   #35
karenhicks
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Posts: 6
Default Old info.

Just wondering why there aren't many recent posts related to MS. If I click "New Posts" there are several pages of new posts but none seem to address MS or DBS.
karenhicks is offline   Reply With Quote
"Thanks for this!" says:
Lara (03-14-2016)
Old 03-14-2016, 06:20 PM   #36
Lara
Legendary
 
Lara's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Northern Rivers
Posts: 10,266
Default

Hi Karen,

At the top of this forum are a number of what we call "Sticky" threads. Below those is the main forum.

You could start a new thread perhaps and explain your situation and the information you're looking for in that. I left you a message on the Movement Disorders Forum with a link to the FAQ as well. That might help you with navigating. If you need more help please let us know.

Start new thread if you want by clicking on the link below -

http://neurotalk.psychcentral.com/ne...newthread&f=17

The "New Posts" button will only show you the latest posts on all forums.

If you want to search for something specific to MS then use the Forum Search Feature and when that's open, scroll down to where it says "Search in Forum/s" and check the Multiple Sclerosis Forum box.

Searching Forums & Threads
Lara is offline   Reply With Quote
"Thanks for this!" says:
SallyC (03-17-2016)
Old 06-04-2017, 05:38 PM   #37
PAYNE1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Goldsboro, NC
Posts: 96
My Mood: MS Forum Introductions
Default Best fit here

I have just been diagnosed with white matter disorder, which is akin to MS, so I am posting here.

I am 62 and have incontinence, trouble walking/stumbling, muscle twitches, and memory and thinking problems.

Hello to you all!
PAYNE1 is offline   Reply With Quote
"Thanks for this!" says:
Snoopy (06-07-2017), Starznight (06-09-2017)
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Introductions CoolAngel26 Survivors of Suicide 62 05-24-2017 09:23 PM
Introductions - Hello bari.o Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD and CRPS) 3 10-08-2010 11:04 PM
Introductions biggunks New Member Introductions 5 05-08-2010 07:06 AM
New Member Introductions forum Jo*mar Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 0 01-29-2007 02:39 PM
New Member Introductions forum Jo*mar General Health Conditions & Rare Disorders 0 01-29-2007 02:32 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:55 PM.
Brought to you by the fine folks who publish mental health and psychology information at Psych Central Mental Health Forums

The material on this site is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment
provided by a qualified health care provider. Always consult your doctor before trying anything you read here.


Powered by vBulletin • Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO v2.0.31 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2018 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

All posts copyright their original authors Community Guidelines Terms of Use Privacy Policy