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stuart Patient Expert

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in December 1998, Stuart did not let the disease get the better of him. Instead he found ways in which to make sure that others affected by MS have access and availability of needed information concerning this illness.   He founded "MS Views and News", a Not-for-Profit 501©(3) Organization.   The mission of "MS Views...

Libby ..

California
    I'm 45 years old, but I can't accept that! This picture was taken in the best time of my life...the '80's, you know? Back when I could do anything!...well, I can still do  a lot, just not everythng physically...but, that's nuthin but a thing. Life's a challenge now, but I've always done my best then...and I don't plan on that changing!

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, http://learningtolivewithms.blogspot.com that helps me record what I go through each day and I...

rwboughton Patient Expert

Portland, Oregon
Born in Portland, Oregon, in 1954, lifelong resident, writing, literature, coffee enthusiast.  I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in July of 2007.   

Greg Katz Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven

Parker, Colorado
Greg Katz is the founder of Surviving Strong and Surviving Strong TV.  Surviving Strong is an oasis for hope, perseverance, and devotion to your health and healing. As a psychotherapist and “Health Sherpa” I understand how chaotic life can be with a chronic or life-threatening illness. I know from personal and professional experience that physical, emotional and spiritual...

Jim Gerl Patient Expert

San Francisco, California
A fresh look at special education law-mostly in understandable English. Jim Gerl is a consultant for a number of state education agencies, and he is a frequent speaker on special ed law topics. He has presented at many national and regional conferences, and he has given interviews for numerous publications. He's also a due process hearing officer and mediator for a number of states.

Taxingwoman Patient Expert

Canada
I'm 54 years old diagnosed two years ago with MS although I think unofficially I've had it much longer. I started a blog one year ago as a journal to track my MS. I also talk about my day to day life, work, hobbies, etc. Mostly  how MS afffects all these things and also how they help me cope with it.  I've been able to make contact with bloggers all over the world who share their MS...

Jughead Patient Expert

Nottingham, Maryland
I'm a 47 year old married father of 2 that was diagnosed in 1987 with Relapsing, remitting Multiple Sclerosis. I retired from the Sheriff's Department in 1996, and have been a stay at home dad since then. 3 years ago my diagnoses changed to secondary progressive. I have had more accumulation of disability in the last 3 years then I did in the first 19 combined. I blog about what's on my...

Barefoot Angie Bee

Des Moines, Iowa
I am a mother to four brilliant boys, one of whom has autism. I also battle Multiple Sclerosis.  I run to stay sane and because it is so much fun. Through the struggle it makes me a better person. I ran my first barefoot mile on June 19th 2009 and haven't looked back! Barefoot or bust!!