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Maryann Patient Expert

Salem, Virginia
I am 58 years old, and I was diagnosed with MS (multiple sclerosis) in the early 1990's. It was under control, except that I lost my balance and fell every once in awhile and had to eventually begin using a cane. About six years ago, my arms got weak and my hands became uncoordinated. I was... Full Bio
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Dec 30 2010 by Bobbo10
Hey. I need to ask a question about some arm and sholder pains.
 
Oct 01 2009 by Jughead

Hey Maryann - Thanks for stopping by.  I had heard both manganese and magnesium  were good for cramps, I didn't know about either of them!  I will try the excercise and see how it works.  Take care,

 Andy