Wednesday, June 12, 2013
So sorry for the long hiatus. But, sometimes life gets in the way. I won't bore you with the details. Mom, wife, jobs, etc. You do the math.
I received my Tecfidera medicine today via Fed Ex. It is crazy but it has been 1 year and 1 month exactly since I had to quit Copaxone due to a bad reaction. Don't ask. Bad. I am nervous and excited at the same time. Nervous that Tecfidera will work and the side effects won't be too bad. Excited that I will now have the peace of mind being on an MS disease modifying med. That's the way I am. If I'm taking something that supposedly keeps my MS symptoms to a minimum and flare ups at bay then I can put MS in the back seat and get on with my life. I think lately that is what has happened with me. MS has been back up front in the driver seat. Not a fan. Anyway, there is an amazing MS blogger that gives such great insight and detail to all things MS.
Please read his blog and I hope it makes you feel good like it does me!!
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