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Posts tagged as “multiple sclerosis”

What’s the Name of My Memory Medicine?

It happens when my wife completes a patient information form in a new doctor’s office or a dentist’s office. When she sees the question, “Please…

Get to Know Your Pharmacist

The title gives it away, but with which medical professional is a Multiple Sclerosis patient likely to have the most contact? In my experience, it…

Random Symptomology

During the last weeks my wife’s legs have troubled her. She quit driving a few days ago. Walking is difficult. I watched her in the…

Can a Caregiver Be Too Helpful?

As a caregiver, if you wonder when or whether your caregiving might be "too" caregiving, there's a simple way to find out. Ask the person for whom you care if you're doing too much.

And remember, what you're needed for today may not be what you're needed for tomorrow. The symptoms caused by Multiple Sclerosis vary over time. You may need to do the grocery shopping for several months in a row and then be surprised when you're told, "I'll do the shopping today."

Leg Hours

“I need more Leg Hours in a day!” You’ve heard the term “man hours” before.  I heard my wife use a new term today.  It’s…