"my neurologist team are adamant that, while life expectancy is, at the moment anyway, reduced marginally, it will not kill you"
"at our recent rally in
, a list of people who died of MS was read.... You see, people die of MS all of the time, and the complications it causes to long-term health.....if they didn`t have MS …they`d still be alive." Canada
"are we taking into account the amount of people who have died from taking meds to treat their MS, like Tysabri and now this new drug Fingolimod"
"suicide and euthanasia rates are exponentially higher in the MS community than in the general population"
"I was told MS is incurable, it is not fatal"
"MS can kill, it does happen and we know it does. And it doesn't matter what the play on words is the truth is the primary illness caused the secondary.....and therefore death."
"you dont die of MS but of complications. Think of it like HIV...no one dies of AIDS but complications from it."
"I've lost 6 friends to MS already, some under 50, they died because they could no longer breathe or eat, so I think the neuros saying you die from 'complications from MS'... is a point that has always irritated me with neuros."
"my first neuro said I had
. That is a death sentence. … Thank God that neuro was wrong in my case" Marburg MS
"this is what the MS Society says about life expectancy:"
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