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Multiple Sclerosis

Diagnosed with MS in July 2016, this is still all very new to me. I often mourn the old me, regretting having wasted so much time for no particular reason.

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    A Letter to myself three years ago

    It’s been three years since my diagnosis. Three years ago, I stood in the hospital car park sobbing into the shoulder of my husband. I knew what the consultant would say but that didn’t…

    5th July 2019
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    Multiple Sclerosis

    Why me?

    This post was supposed to be about my progress on strengthening my hips and core and working towards my running goal. I look like I might have to take a step back though.…

    4th May 2017
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    Multiple Sclerosis

    So, what is MS?

    So, what is Multiple Sclerosis (MS)? You might have wondered and may have been too embarrassed to ask me. Well, 10 months ago, I was oblivious to it. It was something other people, much…

    6th October 2016
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    Multiple Sclerosis


    Things have been a bit quiet on here lately. Well, I’ve had a few distractions and it has taken me a while to figure out that I do want to write about it. Before…

    13th July 2016
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    Multiple Sclerosis

    On having a relapse

    Yes, you’ve guessed it. As the title suggests, I appear to be having a relapse. It actually started about 3 weeks ago and I’ve held it together quite well since then. Symptoms have been…

    13th June 2016