I like some of my MS symptoms better than others. Wait, “like” may be going overboard. I tolerate some of my MS symptoms better than others. Nope, too bland. I despise some of my MS symptoms less than others. It’s not politically correct, but then again, what is these days? I handle the known much better than the unknown. I know each and every day that I need to use a mobility device. I … [Read more...] about The best laid plans…
On May 27, the FDA approved Zinbryta (daclizumab) for treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). It can be prescribed to those who had inadequate response to two or more of the disease-modifying drugs. It’s a once a month self-injection. I’m astounded how many medicines are available these days. I was diagnosed the week that Rebif became the fourth approved … [Read more...] about Which MS Drug Is Best For You?
I hate the MS pill TV ads. I don’t hate the drug – or any other disease-modifying treatments (DMTs). On the contrary, I am a firm advocate for those medicines because of how much they’ve helped me since my diagnosis. But I don’t like any misrepresentation of multiple sclerosis, and that ad definitely gives the wrong impression about what those drugs do. Have you seen the ad? A woman is just … [Read more...] about Bad publicity