ms fighter

Collection by Ashley Harkleroad

Ashley Harkleroad
Multiple Sclerosis: a disease that deserves increased awareness, funding for additional research, & above all- compassion for those who suffer. Nursing students can use this chart for basic knowledge attainment to prepare to help those with MS in their fu Ms Project, Doctor On Call, Multiple Sclerosis Awareness, Pregnancy Hormones, Massage, Medical Information, Invisible Illness, Autoimmune Disease, Yoga

Doctors on call: Woman's multiple sclerosis initially treated as major depression

Monica lives in the frightening space between medicine, psychiatry and society. For the past 12 years, she has known that her mood "disorder" would be a source of stigmatization and would invoke confusion and fear in her coworkers, subordinates, family and friends. What she didn't expect was for these same prejudices to enter her medical care. In her 40s, Monica (not her real name) had the American Dream - she was a successful wife, mother and vice president of a software company. Then she