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BETH150
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Terrible News!

Sunday, April 21, 2013

I am not ready to talk (much) about it but after all these months of feeling so horrible, I finally know why.

I have MS!

I have decided that I am not (currently) going to go with the traditional medical treatments as of all the nasty - awful side effects.

I am putting together my "team" of holistic health people.

This decision is subject to change down the road but for now this is what I feel is best for me.

I am still trying to come to terms with this....

I hope to get it together soon & return to my weight loss goals and my teams! For anyone (teams or individuals) I have left down I do apologize! :(
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  • SONGBIRDPAULA
    emoticon emoticon Howdy! From the DFW area of Texas!

    I have reread this blog and have been thinking about you.I hope everything is going well and I'm keeping you in my prayers.Please keep in touch with us.

    Have a blessed day and wonderful journey to the new you!


    "All things are possible with God!"
    (the Bible)


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    1206 days ago

    Comment edited on: 6/10/2013 7:40:56 AM
  • MISSG180
    I have a very good friend with MS, and she leads a very full life. It's shocking news, but there is much that can be done these days.
    1238 days ago
  • SUNSHINE084
    Hugs

    1247 days ago
  • PATTYKLAVER
    My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    1248 days ago
  • ROSALIEESTHER
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    1254 days ago
  • IAMAGEMLOVER
    I am so sorry to read this Beth. I have a very good friend that has MS and he leads a very full life. He is a tour director and travels every weekend. He does an awful lot of walking. Do what you feel is right for you. emoticon
    1255 days ago
  • TATTER3
    Even though you have this...you also have a massive amount of support and information available on SP. Hang in there...Keep Sparkin'!!!
    1256 days ago
  • MAMAOFTHEBRIDE

    Wishing you the very, very best.
    1256 days ago
  • MANIERICHARDS
    It is with such a sadden heart, I have, after reading your blog. We sometimes wonder why we have to go through all this bad stuff in life and look at others who never had an operation, disease, etc. It is our cross we have to bear I suspose. like Jesus beared his cross. I hope that God will make your journey an easy one for you and bring you back to full health again.
    1256 days ago
  • LADYVOLSFAN1954
    So sorry to hear about this but now you know what's going on. I hope the holistic approach works for you. emoticon
    1256 days ago
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    1256 days ago
  • WORKNPROGRESS49
    emoticon emoticon Sending thoughts/prayers along with GREAT virtual emoticon
    1256 days ago
  • LIKINMENOW
    I am so sorry to hear that you have MS and I am so happy that you are blogging about it.

    You see, I too have MS and RA. My life has changed a lot. I especially dislike not being able to do things with my daughters. Shopping, for one, is very difficult for me and my girls love to shop. I find that I can easily fall and I tire out so quickly. Yes, the have the carts you can drive, however, I find them hard to steer and awkward to maneuver in a crowed area. And going out to eat is not always easy for me. I can easily start couching. This embarrasses my family.

    Now I am focusing on what I can do and not so much on what I have had to let go. I will look for your new team...it sounds like something many of us can use.




    1256 days ago
  • DR1939
    I am so sorry about this. People with MS has a presence on the web. Be sure to look for them if you haven't done so already.
    1256 days ago
  • 1CRAZYDOG
    OH my. I am so very sorry to hear about this, but you have a good approach to deal with this putting together you holistic providers to work with you.

    Hugs and prayers. Your main objective has to be take care of YOU, so the rest . . . I wouldn't even worry about it right now!
    1256 days ago
  • RUNNING-TURTLE
    emoticon Hoping that the holistic approach to your MS will help a ton for you. I know it must be hard.

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    1256 days ago
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