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Should I be worried my immune system is in my spleen?
Medical Pros / MS / Multiple Sclerosis / Personal Perspective / Treatments

Should I be worried my immune system is in my spleen?

  Because MS causes your immune system to attack your brain (admittedly that’s a simplistic explanation), treatments generally mess with your white blood cells. When I was discussing what my new treatment is doing to my immune system at my last neuro appointment, my doctor told me that the medication doesn’t get rid of my immune system. … Continue reading

When a Toddler Voices Your Worst Fears
MS / Multiple Sclerosis / Personal Perspective / Symptoms / Treatments

When a Toddler Voices Your Worst Fears

My friend’s daughter says I’ll end up like Marilyn Monroe. I was having dinner with my friend Jennifer and her family when her nearly 4-year-old daughter said something that rocked me. Jennifer’s mother was asking me about the MS treatment I’m on now. I said it seemed to be going well, that I just have … Continue reading