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hackwriter

Joined: 02/05/2010
My Story:
Michigan-based writer and MS patient advocate/consultant. Diagnosed with RRMS in 2005. Therapies: Copaxone 4.5 years, Rebif four months, Tysabri one year, took no DMDs for two years, then started Tecfidera in Sep. 2013. No MS in family history.

See my list of essays about living with MS at: http://multiplesclerosis.net/archives/

For an earlier set of essays, see my personal blog titled "Doc, It Hurts When I Do This" at: http://multiplesclerosiswrite.blogspot.com/

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Michael, If you are uninsured or are insured and have high deductibles and/or...More
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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) has a program that helps pay for...More
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MRI Funding Assistance
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What is "Stage 4" MS?
Well-writren article by Lisa Emrich, Healthcentral.com's MS patient expert, clarifying...More
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Scientists Pinpoint Antibody that may be Specific ...
A recent study has shown that 47% of the MS patients in a group possessed the KIR4.1...More
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Doc, It Hurts When I Do This...Pasta and Peeves: T...
Read my latest essay about the Italian spin on CCSVI as well as the latest criteria for...More
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Secondary Progressive MS treatment fast-tracked fo...
Opexa has changed the name of its drug, Tovaxin, to Tcelna, as it relaunches Phase IIb...More
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MS Comprehensive Care for MS Professionals website
Though it is for MS professionals, patients can register, too. A Novartis-sponsored MS...More
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MSFocus interviews with Dr. Boster
Scroll down to the bottom of this info-packed page to audio links and listen to the...More
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User Guide for Online Medical Research
Not sure where to start searching for answers to your health questions? The Medical...More
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