Here at Living with M.S. we strive to bring new kinds of diet and exercise to our listeners. Listen in as Jody talks about Kettle Kickboxing and its positive effects on Balance. Jody does discuss modifications and safety.
Today we get a chance to speak with another hard-working Patient Advocate. Listen in as we discuss “pushing through” and the importance of knowing your body when gauging work and life balance with M.S.
Always wanting to cover all things about living with M.S. this week we talk to a Mother and Daughter about their journey to diagnosis. We applaud Amber for her college graduation. We also touch on Racial in-equality in diagnoses and care. And lessons passed from Mother to Daughter.
From Daddy with love.
As a Chiropractor Bill often worked with Patients with M.S. So, when he was diagnosed he had a great fear of the worse case scenario. Fearing he would lose the ability to communicate with his daughters he started his Blog: From Daddy with Love. Please join us and listen to Bill’s Journey and how he is living with M.S.
Building a Community.
When David starting researching HSCT, he didn’t find many reputable associations or societies to help him make an informed decision. David wanted information not opinions. Listen and learn how David’s Path to HSCT has led him to start a community to better educate people living with M.S. about the mosconceptions.
M.S. Health and Wellness Centre
Lets’ catch up with former guest and award-winning distance swimmer, Susan as we hear about what she has been up to since we last spoke. Learn about the new M.S. Health and Wellness Centre and the Human Services they Provide to People living with M.S. Also, hear about our golf tournament and how you can join us in raising funds to support the great work being done by Susan and her group.
Beware of Scams HSCT
Today we speak with Ron, a 61-year-old man living with M.S. He recently underwent the HSCT Treatment. We discuss the good, the bad, and why Ron is pleading people to Research before commitment.
Living with M.S. Staying Safe in your own home.
We often marvel at how we, those living with M.S. “Trip over thin Air” or do we?
I spoke with Pat Aquistino about how to safe proof your home to prevent falls. We also discussed the need for esthetically pleasing “grab” bars and no, Towel racks are not safe.
Compassion in the Patient and the Process.
Listen in to my conversation with Dr. Casey Farin as we discuss new DMT’s for Secondary, Progressive M.S. Dr. Frain, explains her view of the evolution of M.S. Care and Compassion.
Listening to your body.
After 15 years of living with M.S., Patient Advocate and Nurse, Jana discusses her choice to move from Medication to an Holistic approach when managing her M.S.
Opting out of Medication
Listen in as myself and new co-host, Jana Bartley interview Dave.
A practicing chiropractor, Dave uses a combination of Diet, Exercise and mindset to manage his M.S.
Follow his Health Detour Tips and listen to his journey.
Dr. Beaber had posted a link on his Social Media Account about a Swedish study on “Benign” M.S. Listen in as we discuss the intricacies of this type of M.S.
M.S. Mighty Strong
Melinda had always been strong she had suffered and powered through migraines all of her life. She is no stranger to pain and medication. But when she walked into a Brick Wall, she decided the time had come to see a neurologist. Listen in to hear her tale.
In sickness and in health.
When Tim married his wife she had already been diagnosed with M.S. and she already had a child. While many partners “bolt” when faced with the news. Tim rolled up his sleeves and went about the business of building a life for his new Family.
I am not that guy!
Let’s share Chris’s Journey from near wheelchair to full on Action Man. With a Grim prognosis to a self evaluation as result of seeing himself on video. Listen as Chris shares his journey of living with M.S.
A Mind-Bending experience
On today’s show we interview M.S. Pals contributor Mary Pettigrew. Mary walks us through Mind Plasticity. And talks about retraining her brain as a way to manage her M.S.
Body Mass Index. Does it matter?
Listen in with Dr. Beaber as we discuss Body Mass index and what it means for managing M.S.
We discuss BMIs and why it’s not about being thin. Listen in and enjoy.
So, They Say
“There’s something wrong with my eye…” Listen to how those three words propelled Jay and his wife on a journey of insurmountable odds to find the best treatment for his wife’s M.S.
On today’s episode we speak with Dr. Ron Girard. After serving in the military and obtaining his medical degree there was simply no explanation for the fatigue, sluggishness and speech problems. Post M.S. Diagnosis, Dr. Girard adopted the “no pill for all ills philosophy”. Listen in to Dr. Girard’s journey of self discovery of diet which took him from a wheel chair to total mobility.
On today’s show I interviewed Nancy, an avid hockey mom from the Toronto area, whose personal story is featured on a really great, new app called Aby.
Aby is a free app that just launched in Canada and it’s completely dedicated to helping people with MS manage their health and everyday life. One of the best features is the personal journal, where you can track your symptoms, appointments and treatments, set up reminders, and even export reports to share with your Neuro!
Have a listen to my conversation with Nancy and check out the app here: https://aby-app.ca