March – Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month

March is Multiple Sclerosis awareness month. Do you know of anyone with Multiple Sclerosis? Would you know if you did? What signs and symptoms would you look for?

People who have Multiple Sclerosis can look just like you and I, or they could be wheelchair bound, use a motorized scooter or walking frame. But believe me, they know – every day – that they have this disease. Whether it be from the quirky little numb spots left over from when a whole chunk of their body went numb spontaneously, to blind spots in their eyes, the agonizing muscle spasms, the daily/weekly/monthly medication regime, or the mind-numbing exhaustion that is known as MS Fatigue, trust me, MS reminds them every single day that they have it. Continue reading