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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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MS gene revealed by chance by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) By Elise Stolte, Edmonton Journal September 17, 2010 A surprise discovery by a young researcher at the University of Alberta has opened a new area of research into ... Read on »
Last Day At The Beach by Jeff Pile 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Today is Friday which marks the last day of our beach vacation. It's been a great week here in Orange Beach, AL but I'm ready to get home and veg out on the couch all day S ... Read on »
Great vacation by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) It's 5:30 local time here in Orange Beach and I'm waiting for Kristain to finish getting ready so we can go eat dinner. We've spent the last 3 days by the pool and walking ... Read on »
Multiple Sclerosis, a Topic of Discussion for Health by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) The deadly flu virus known as H1N1 was the hot topic at last year’s annual meetings, where Canada’s regional and territorial Health Ministers had come together. The vaccine ... Read on »
We Are In Orange Beach, AL by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) We made it to Orange Beach last night around 6:30 Eastern time. I woke up at 7:30 and I'm sitting on the balcony watching the waves and a huge thunderstorm way out in the G ... Read on »
Staying in the Game: MS and Employment by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) As a complex and unpredictable disease, MS can have varying effects on a person’s ability to work. New symptoms might make you question whether you can continue working and, ... Read on »
A GREAT Day! by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) It's Thursday September 9th and man am I happy! Today was my last day at work as I start my vacation! We are going to Orange Beach, Alabama Saturday and I don't return to ... Read on »
Study finds that most neurologists plan to prescribe oral MS drugs when approved this year by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In a study published this week by Majestic Research, almost 60% of neurologists expressed unaided concern about the side effects/s ... Read on »
Another Product I've Been Asked To Try by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) I received and email from a representative of DrNatura, a company that specializes in products the cleanse and detoxifies the body. They asked me to sample and review the ... Read on »
Driving Simulator To Be Tested On Multiple Sclerosis Patients by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) The Medical College of Georgia has received a one-year grant to determine the usefulness of using a simulator-based driving training program to improve fitness-to-drive in ... Read on »
Game Day by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) It's a glorious Saturday morning in a variety of ways. The weather couldn't be more perfect as highs will be in the mid 70's today and it feels like early Fall. ... Read on »
Hot And Miserable by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Well, it's Thursday September 2nd, 2010 and I am sitting here miserable! Our air conditioner went out last night and they have to replace the outside unit but a ... Read on »
J.K. Rowling Gives $15.4M for MS Center by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) This is a few days old and I forgot to post about it. How cool is this? (CBS/AP) Author J.K. Rowling has given $15.4 million (£10 million) to set up a clinic to tre ... Read on »
A Quick Post by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Hey everyone, a quick post tonight because I am 8 minutes from starting a Fantasy Football Draft. I feel good today but a little stressed from work. We leave for vacation ... Read on »
Multiple Sclerosis Changes With the Seasons by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) MONDAY, Aug. 30 (HealthDay News) -- Multiple sclerosis may be more active in the spring and summer months, new research shows. In a study using MRI scans to detect br ... Read on »
Sunday August 29, 2010 by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Good morning guys! I hope your weekend has been good! Kristain and I spent Saturday at her parents swimming with the triplets then we grilled out with them. Today my pare ... Read on »
After Work The Weekend Starts! by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Good Friday morning all! We have to endure one more day of work before starting our weekend so here's to the day going by FAST! I'm feeling good this morning and hope it ... Read on »
Controlling the Muscle Spasms of Multiple Sclerosis by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) My left tri-cep muscle has been twitching for 3 days so I checked into it and found this article. Many people with multiple sclerosis experience spasticity, or muscle ... Read on »
Society of Interventional Radiology Supports Research for New M.S. Treatments by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recognizing that venous interventions may potentially play an important role in treating some patients who suffer from multi ... Read on »
Last Hump Day Of August by Jeff Pile Posted in: Blog Posts in Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Hi everyone! Sorry for not personally blogging the last few days. I did post an article on Vitamin-D but I haven't written since Sunday. Sorry about that! I've had some ... Read on »