Tag Archives: Count Your Blessings

Unraveling Continued…

The unraveling of my “Now Whats” continued.  This week, we ventured down to the University of Virginia to see Dr. David Jones.  My long time MS Neurologist here at home until assuming his new role at UVA several years ago.  I can still remember the day he told us about this big move!  He was …

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MS Breaking News…

Exciting news!  Check out below article discussing the potential treatment for progressing MS, Ocrelizumab.   Hope is alive!  Enjoy your day!   FDA Grants ‘Breakthrough Therapy’ Designation to Genentech’s Ocrelizumab for PPMS  

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The Joys of Posting…

Getting back to doing what I enjoy very much, blogging. Writing has always been a struggle for me.  So many ideas and topics are constantly churning in my mind.  Finally, it’s time to post!  I find myself often staring at the blank document page as I attempt to formulate my thoughts.  Notes abound as I …

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A New Year, New Beginnings

It’s been a whirlwind of appointments and decisions to be made here in our home the past several months.  You may have noticed since my blog was rather quiet.  I’ve missed my blogging friends, sharing words of encouragement and tips of the day.   As you know from my last blogs, medically, there was a …

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Clinical Trials, “Maybe”

A recent Survey Says ~ Wednesday question, Clinical Trials…Sign Me Up! revealed many take the approach of “Maybe.” Rightfully so!  I’ve always been intrigued with the never-ending quest for researchers exploring new medical treatments, devices and alternative options for patients with varying diagnoses and symptoms. Their efforts provide hope and possibly cures for many. So …

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Life as we know it…

What a fast-paced trip we had to NC to see our new granddaughter, Rachael Mae, last week.  She truly is our ray of sunshine!  Already missing her but we’re enjoying our face time! Back to life as we know it.  Unpacked our bags, began the wash (amazing the amount of wash two people can generate) …

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Let the Journey Continue…

It was that time of year again for my annual visit at John Hopkins MS Center. I was scheduled to see a new neurologist who was assuming the patient load from my previous neurologist. He left to focus on research only. I had such mixed feelings about this appointment. I was excited, nervous and a …

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One day at a time…

We’re back!  Last time I wrote, I was rather frustrated with my troubled computer, little did I know that was the easiest to fix. My husband surprised me with a replacement! Perfect! I truly know oh so well when it rains, sometimes it pours. And boy, we were experiencing a torrential downpour. Long story short, …

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Refreshed and Renewed ~

Summer is almost over already! Can you believe it?!? I haven’t blogged for some time, but I am glad to be back. 🙂 I hope you all are doing well and enjoying your summers. The blogging community was in my thoughts and prayers during the break. You’d think my husband would know you personally from …

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Survey Says ~ Wednesday

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