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22 by Erin Patient Expert 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) 22 is my magic number today. Each day I am counting and adding another day. Tomorrow will be 23, and soon I will be counting in weeks, months, then years. I will because I h ... Read on »
4th Grade Chorus by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Last night was my daughter, Megan's, fourth grade chorus concert. No big deal usually, but this year Megan and two of her best friends got up in front of everyone and sang a ... Read on »
Adventures by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Birthday Adventures: Brian's birthday went well. All the kids were here and we had our turkey dinner. The birthday cake? That was not so great. I used a recipe I found for ... Read on »
alemtuzumab update by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) I screwed up. My copaxone use will be 6 months on April 10th, not March. So I don't qualify for the study. However, the neuro doc said that if after April 10th I have a fla ... Read on »
alemtuzumab? by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Yesterday was my visit with Dr. Wonderful Neurologist. Seriously, he is the best, and yesterday was my last visit with him since he is leaving the state. He referred me to o ... Read on »
As you can see from the last pos ... by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) As you can see from the last post, yesterday was B's birthday. Since I'm not working, I have to be creative with things instead of spending lots of money. I wanted to take h ... Read on »
Awards for MEEE! by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Both of these lovely awards came from Herrad. Herrad is a wonderful person dealing with the devastating effects of Multiple Sclerosis. If you haven't been to visit her, plea ... Read on »
Beautiful Blogger Award by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Beautiful Blogger Award , awarded to me by Herrad , a Beautiful Blogger that is a jewel to this earth. Those who know her, love her. Thank you Herrad! Read on »
Bipolar or Multiple Sclerosis by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Last Tuesday I wrote an entry about being diagnosed as having bipolar disorder and disagreeing with that diagnosis. I was diagnosed officially in 2006, and here is what brou ... Read on »
Birthday Wishes For My Love, My Best Friend by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Loves Wish A Birthday wish for my special love, A message sent by the purest dove. Wishing you happiness and s ... Read on »
Blogging Delinquent by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Sheesh, almost 2 months since my last post. I guess that's better than the 4 months since the post before that. Better late than never I say. First ... Read on »
Brain Inhabitation by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Apparently while my eyes weren't looking, my brain decided to lease out some space. Seriously, Stephen King is living in my brain. There is no other explanation. I love S ... Read on »
Butt Kicking Going On Here by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) I have to say that MS is kicking my butt. Seriously. The fatigue is extreme, but yet I continue pushing, and I continue to keep looking up. I just can't do near as much a ... Read on »
Celebrations and Struggles by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) It's been another looong month here in our wild and wacky household. Things have been stressful, tiring and downright difficult. I dropped all of my classes as the colle ... Read on »
College the 2nd Time 'Round by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) I'd forgotten the demands of college schedules, the constant barrage of work to be done, and the stress it causes. However, even though some days I find myself saying "I can' ... Read on »
Conflicting Emotions by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Last night I had a conversation with my 8 year old son that is still making me smile. We've all been sick for the last week or so. Son missed school last Friday and this Mon ... Read on »
Confused by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) I will admit that I am often confused. As of late, it doesn't take much to confuse me. So here we go.... I finally finished the nasty steroids last week. Nearly 7 week ... Read on »
Copaxone (and other stuff) by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) My neurologist appointment went well yesterday. I got to see the pretty MS lesions on my brain and spine. The good news is, no more prednisone--YAY!! The bad news--daily inj ... Read on »
Daily Responsibilities (and lack of doing them) by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) I'm seriously lagging behind in the normal everyday tasks that need to be done in this house. It's not dirty, much, mostly just cluttered. Of course with kids, cats, and a dog ... Read on »
Dave Matthews Band Haiti Relief Project by Erin Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Love DMB? Want to help the Haitian's? Go to the DMB Official Store Website between now and 12pm (noon) ET tomorrow, Saturday January 30th, ... Read on »