W e got results back for my son, age 26, MRI...yes MS..still in shock. This is so new to us. He had symptons of a mild stroke. He worry for he does not have health insurance after turning 25, our HMO had to drop him. He's a senior in college, one yr old daughter, my first grandbaby...we had to pay out of pocket for his doctor visits and now we are up against trying to find information on helping us take care of his infusions and physical therapy. Im online all day, nothing has presented itself to me yet. I know there is HELP out there for my son. He is so amazing, dealing with the pain of barely standing and walking (plus other symptons) for over a full semester knowing he has no insurance. It hurts my heart to know he has been struggling thru this. Any information for assistance would be greatly appreciated. I have asked the doctor that diagnosed him for more info...nothing yet. I want to be able to stay strong for my son so he would not worry so much. I would love to know of a good Neurolgist in the Dallas/Ft Worth area and can be attentive and informative for us. I dont want my son to feel this is the end of his life. ANY HELP OR INFORMATION WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATIVE. God BlessView Thread
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