Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The Gift of MS

Did I just call MS a gift? The man who says FUMS regularly and has had multiple posts about the negative aspects of living with MS.  Well sometimes we need to step back and see the positives in the worse situations in our life.  MS has given me a tremendous gift... my family.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

GUEST POST: 'Sleepless Night' by Jennifer Digmann

Today I have a great guest post by author, MSer, and fellow Michigander Jennifer Digmann.  Enjoy her story about what goes on in mind of many MSers when we 'go to bed.' The sleeplessness, frustration, fear, and reality of MS when we are left alone in bed a night with only our thoughts and our MS.  Enjoy.

Monday, July 7, 2014

Monday Madness - Sick & Tired

After a busy 4th of July weekend and dealing with a sick son over the last few weeks, my body has finally decided to slap me around for all the energy I spent. The blog has suffered and today my body decided to get fluish and wear me down.  So another Monday Madness is here.

Sunday, July 6, 2014

MS Sunday Funnies - Independence

End to a busy week for me and of course a daily fill of 'MERICA' 4th of July fun by watching stuff explode.  So obviously the funnies today are all about humor around the 4th of July.  Sorry readers on the other side of the Atlantic but we are American and love to blow stuff up and say OHHHHHHH AWWWWWEEEE. Lets laugh. 

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Supreme Court Decision & MS?

Time to discuss the Supreme Court's decision to give corporations the right to refuse to cover medications on religious grounds.  I see a worrisome direction this decision may lead to and how it impacts the future of MS medications.  This is not a political or religious debate so come in here with an open mind.

Monday, June 30, 2014

Backward Falling Forward - A Love Story

The idea of love is a complex one and no amount of poetry, logic, or even practice has ever defined what love is or what is needed to keep it together, but we do have stories.  Here is the story of my wife and I and why our love is so uniquely strong and undeniable.

Sunday, June 29, 2014

MS Sunday Funnies - Marriage

Today is the one year anniversary of the Mrs and I, so of course the funnies today will be about marriage.  I love you Christa, our journey is one only we understand and can appreciate.  Now its time to laugh and have a great relaxing day.

Friday, June 27, 2014

Cognitive Impairment & MS - A Connection?

Its been on my mind (bad pun) and it's time to discuss cognitive impairment and MS.  Does MS change our cognitive skills?  It is a difficult question, since cognition can be developed and hampered by countless internal and external factors.  Let's take a look at what research has found.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

REPOST: 3/12/14 - My MS Story

Today is a repost of my first blog entry titled "My MS Story" from over three months ago on March 12, it gives you a little introduction of the 17 years I've lived with MS and why I started TeamFUMS.  Enjoy because you'll find out a lot about me.

Rain, Rain, Go Away- What to Expect

I know that rain is important and I'm sure many are happy we are getting a nice rain for a couple of days, but as a father it really cramps my style.  This post will highlight further what I plan on doing this week but until the rain stops and I can entertain my beast better and take him outside to run and play, my post will be different.