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What is your most frustrating MS symptom to manage?

Everyone’s journey with #MultipleSclerosis is different, including the frequency and severity of symptoms they experience. But if you had to choose, which has been the most frustrating symptom for you to live with? Any tips or advice for how to better manage it?

Select from the list below, or share something different in the comments section.

🥶 Numbness or tingling sensations
😴 Fatigue
🔌 Muscle spasms or stiffness
👀 Vision problems
🚶Mobility problems
💙 #Depression
😞 #Anxiety

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What are your tips for debilitating brain fog?

Hello, spoonies! I am slowly emerging from an 11-day infection haze and aside from heightened pain, I’ve finding the cognitive fuzziness to be the worst part. Despite 18 years of chronic illness, it dawned on me that I didn’t have many things in my tool belt for coping with the fog, so I’d love to know yours!

Here are the two I’ve been relying on:

📓 carrying around a notebook because even the smallest thoughts escape me
⏰ setting reminders on my phone for calls, appointments, and even reminding myself to eat!

What about you?

#CheckInWithMe #MentalHealth #ChronicPain #ChronicIllness #Fibromyalgia #Lupus #Migraine #RareDisease #Disability #Spoonie #BrainFog

Who to learn better from than fellow spoonies! This group is here to spread the knowledge and make life with chronic illness a little bit easier.
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