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Life after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

Rosemary McIlvar

Life after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

a research study into the formal support systems available for individuals with Multiple Sclerosis.

by Rosemary McIlvar

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Published by The Author) in (s.l .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M. Sc. (Social Work)) - University of Ulster, 2001.

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Open LibraryOL18902497M

How a Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Changed My Life for the Better Of the more than million people worldwide who are diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, I’m only one story. I’m a wife, mother, daughter, daughter-in-law, sister, friend and woman living with an incurable and unpredictable disease.   Those are just some of the life choices considered by people who have been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) as young women. But others .

  I was diagnosed at 21 and am now 33 during the course of my life with this disease I have found that people just don’t care to understand. I have worked at multiple companies that have given me a difficult time with going to the Dr or receiving treatment even though I have made every attempt to be as open and honest about it with them.   Multiple Sclerosis Personal Narrative Dear Dan: A Letter to My Just-Diagnosed Self One writer reflects on the biggest lessons he learned from being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at a .

  Among the many resources that may be borrowed from the library is the book, Multiple Sclerosis: A Guide for the Newly Diagnosed (TJ Murray, CS Saunders, and NJ Holland, fourth edition, Demos Medical Publishing, ). In this book, the authors state: “The disease should not be in control – you are in control of your life, your attitudes. Being newly or recently diagnosed with MS (multiple sclerosis) can feel overwhelming. The first thing to remember is there's a whole community of people here to help. Read the latest information about care and support and coronavirus COVID


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