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Jeff Pile

Louisville, Kentucky
I am 36 years old and live in Louisville, Kentucky.  I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in January of 2009 so I am a newbie.  I am learning how to live with this disease each and every day.  I am on Betaseron shots every other day for treatment.  I started a daily blog,... Full Bio
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A Long Monday by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Good evening folks and welcome to the 2nd work week in October. Today was a LONG day at work but I did get a lot done. Tomorrow will be busy then I'm off all day Wednesday ... Read on »
New Findings on Multiple Sclerosis: Immune Cells Also Attack Neurons Directly by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) ScienceDaily (Sep. 24, 2010) — Researchers in Germany have gained new insight into how the immune system causes damage associated with multiple sclerosis (MS), an incura ... Read on »
Fun Saturday by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Kristain and I got to go to the Open House tour of the new KFC Yum! Center arena in downtown Louisville this afternoon and is is an amazing facility! It will be home to the ... Read on »
Body vibration therapy fails test in MS patients by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Thu Oct 7, 2010 5:25pm EDT By Adam Marcus NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Whole-body vibration is pitched as a solution to everything from low bone density in astronauts t ... Read on »
Thursday October 7, 2010 by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) The weekend is upon us once again and the weather here is going to be really nice again with temps in the low 80's all weekend. Still no rain and it's VERY dry here so we n ... Read on »
Tuesday October 5th, 2010 by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) It's about 8:30 Tuesday night and I am bored. I am waiting on a buddy from work to text me so we can play Madden '11 on PS3 online once he puts his son to bed. Not a whole ... Read on »
What the CDC Wants You to Know About the 2010-2011 Flu Vaccine by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) By Daniel J. DeNoon WebMD Health News Sept. 13, 2010 -- As the 2010-2011 flu season approaches, it's once again time for flu vaccination. This year, the CDC ... Read on »
Remember What October Is by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Good Sunday evening everyone. It was a blustery day here in Louisville but a good day too. Kristain spent the day in Lexington army a baby shower for an old friend and I w ... Read on »
Fall Is Here With A Bang! by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Happy Saturday everyone! It's been a lazy but good day for me today. I woke up around 8:30, hung out a while then made a big pot of chili that turned out awesome! It wa ... Read on »
MS patient must go to Mexico for treatment by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) By KEVIN CONNOR , Toronto Sun Last Updated: September 28, 2010 7:32pm After suffering the pain of multiple sclerosis for 20 years, Bernice Crawford is heading to ... Read on »
Informational Videos of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) | Diagnosis, Treatment & Prognosis, Therapy |... by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Informational Videos of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) | Diagnosis, Treatment & Prognosis, Therapy | HealthVideo.com Read on »
Last Tuesday In September by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) A quick post tonight, I have a lot of TV watching to do! I have felt pretty good the last few days and have no complaints. I have started that free 2 month sample of Colon ... Read on »
Mindfulness Meditation May Ease Fatigue, Depression in Multiple Sclerosis by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) ScienceDaily (Sep. 27, 2010) Learning mindfulness meditation may help people who have multiple sclerosis (MS) with the fatigue, depression and other life challenges that c ... Read on »
FluMist and Multiple Sclerosis Update and True Confession by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Sunday September 26, 2010 It's that time again. Time for a yearly vaccine against the flu. Since this year's vaccine will protect against seasonal flu and H1N1 and there se ... Read on »
Day One Of Colonix by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) This morning I began the Colonix program I was asked to test and review for my blog readers. It could be interesting because I've never done a colon cleansing bef ... Read on »
Beautiful Saturday by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) A gorgeous day here in Louisville with the high in the upper 70's. I spent the afternoon in Elizabethtown for my niece Mary's birthday. While there I also watched her and ... Read on »
Almost The Weekend by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Well it's almost Friday which means the weekend us upon us. I'm about to head to bed but wanted to check in. I posted yesterday about the new oral drug Fingolimod being ap ... Read on »
FDA Approves Fingolimod by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Sep 22, 2010 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved fingolimod capsules (Gilenya,™ Novartis International AG) for reducing the frequency of clinical relapses an ... Read on »
A HOT Tuesday Here In Louisville by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Well, summer just won't go away here in Louisville. We had a record high temperature today of 98 degrees! It's September 21st and it's almost 100 degrees, CRAZY! That p ... Read on »
Back To Work... by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Tomorrow officially ends my week long vacation and man I am not looking forward to it. It's so nice doing nothing and not having to worry about it. I don't know what awa ... Read on »