Multiple sclerosis dating
The MS Care Centre is the only dedicated respite centre for people with Multiple Sclerosis in Ireland and is a place for residents to learn more about their MS and find ways to self-manage their condition.
It offers short-term respite care to people with MS and other neurological conditions, therapeutic services, neurological assessments and many social activities in a homely environment in the suburbs of Dublin.
No two people feel exactly the same about disclosing their MS to others.
Keeping in mind that once the information is out there, you can’t take it back, the key is figuring out when disclosure is in your best interest and when it is not.
Figuring out how to make room for MS in your personal and professional relationships without giving it more time, attention, and energy than it really needs is key.
Telling others about your MS may be the first thing you want to do — or the last.
I would never have had the experiences I’ve had or met the people I did (like Brandon), and now I feel confident that I’m exactly where I’m supposed to be, living the life I’m supposed to live.” And that’s the most beautiful thing of all.
) The conversation was devastating, Quartano-Bowling says, and only reinforced her deepest fear: that at just 23 years old, she was “damaged goods,” and no one would ever love her.“I’m doing exactly what I’m supposed to be doing, and this isn’t my backup life.I’m not living plan B, and I’m not going to waste any more time thinking about what should have been.” So she picked herself up, moved to a different state and started a new career in enterprise software development — a job that offered her both the flexibility her illness requires and work she’s passionate about.At the time she was diagnosed, she’d just started dating a cute med student. His reaction — he was almost speechless, just saying, ‘I’m so sorry’ over and over again — was my first indication this really was a big deal.” “Dating with MS was just awkward,” she says.“You can’t tell I’m sick just from looking at me.” And even though she looked fine, she wasn’t fine.