MS Cognitive Impairment and Fatigue

I have been wondering for quite some time how I can describe what it feels like to live in the grasp of MS induced cognitive impairment and fatigue. Though I pride myself on a good vocabulary, I find that the words available to me seem insufficient for describing these symptoms. I want to say that I feel as if I am stranded in the middle of an ocean with a working radio, but that even…
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Blaming My Grandmother, or Bladder Dysfunction and MS

Until I learned the term “bladder dysfunction” I blamed my maternal grandmother for the extraordinary frequency of my need to “make water.” A woman who prided herself on her preparedness, she was convinced that the only way to guarantee that her granddaughter was road ready for even the shortest of trips was to ask over and over again, “Do you have to go before we leave?” No matter my answer, her response was, “You’d better…
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