There are many faces of MS. Not just the persons who are diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, but those around us who share in this experience. Last week I interviewed my mother to get her perspective on this disease.
Another important Face of MS to recognize is the one seen in the eyes of those you have the closest relationship with: your spouse or committed companion.
Dating when you have MS can present special challenges.
In 2005, I was actively dating and met a man on a blind date just one week before I mentioned tingling/numbness in my left hand/arm to my doctor. On the date we were both shy but had a great time talking about many things, including our love of music.
Hey, he was actually going to a symphony concert that evening with friends. This guy had potential. ;-)
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The Face of MS: A Boyfriend's Perspective