About Me: Female, 43, GREENVILLE, SC, member since Aug 2008
Wife, mother to 3 kitties and a Pug. I have a really good relationship with my husband, whom I love with all of my heart. I did not have a typical upbringing nor do I have typical beliefs. I love to watch TV. I read alot. I like natural soaps. I have a really stressful
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please help me. I read a post of yours where u said u were given 10 grams of solumedrol for your MS. Same here, and I have been hospitalized twice since taking that much. Something is seriously wrong- I'm shaky, have high blood pressure, my chest hurts, my potassium was low, depression, severe pain, etc. My email is ***@**** I believe I have steroid poisoning and wanted to know more about your experience. Thank you so much. -Tiffany
I haven't talked to you in forever!!! Sorry if I have missed posts on the forum
I just wanted to say hi and wish you happy holidays :)
If you need to talk I do check my messages just not the boards much these days so send me a note and I will answer - I promise.
Sorry for the delayed response to your question. You asked if I have any cognitive issues due to my brainstem lesion. I don't have any major problems, but have noticed the occasional problems finding the right word I mean to say, or saying one word when I mean another (yesterday I said "mushroom" when I meant to say "moustache," that type of thing). I also can find it hard to concentrate sometimes; I haven't been able to read a novel from start to finish in ages, I can find myself re-reading the same section over and over but distraction takes over. I don't know if these things are primary symtoms of my MS, ie: directly caused by lesions, or secondary, due to the whole psychological matter of dealing with a chronic illness. I plan to raise it w/ my neuro next week, to get his take.
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