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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl completed the MSRS survey

    • MSRS: 57
    • Moderate disability that requires some help from others Cognition
    • Moderate disability that requires some help from others Vision
    • Aware of symptoms but no functional disability Speech
    • Mild disability but not requiring help from others Swallowing
    • Aware of symptoms but no functional disability Upper limb
    • Moderate disability that requires some help from others Walking
    • Moderate disability that requires some help from others Sensation

    I have a UTI at the moment. Just moved from NYS to Sarasota, FL. Have not been good about self-cathing and have been relying on my own ability to empty which is not very good. Limited walking which SUCKS!

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her symptoms

    Agitation with restlessness BetterAgitation with restlessness, Balance problems, Bowel problems, Diarrhea, Emotional lability See more
    Flank pain WorseFlank pain, Kidney pain left, Muscle and joint pain, Muscle spasms in lower back, Rash or skin problems, Sexual dysfunction
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her basic information

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her weight

    Trying to cut down night eating and have been using the NuStep for exercise.

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    star earnedstar earnedstar not earned gkygrl lost a star

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl completed the QOL survey

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her symptoms

    Depressed mood BetterDepressed mood
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl changed her Melatonin dosage

    3mg as needed (was 3 mg daily until ) Dosage3mg as needed (was 3 mg daily until )
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her weight

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated the condition Fibromyalgia

    • First symptom:
    • Diagnosis:
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl was feeling neutral

    Not liking feeling so heavy. Blah.

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her weight

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her symptoms

    Memory and cognition problems BetterMemory and cognition problems, Muscle and joint pain, Muscle spasms in lower back, Pain in feet, Pain in hands See more
    Bowel problems WorseBowel problems, Depressed mood, Diarrhea, Emotional lability, Headaches See more
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated the condition Asthma

    • First symptom:
    • Diagnosis:
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl updated her weight

    Unsure but I stopped a lot of medications in May 2013. TSH level is pooping out too.

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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl added a treatment evaluation for Medical marijuana

    • Perceived effectiveness for Nausea: Major
    • Perceived effectiveness for Difficulty sleeping through night: Major
    • Perceived effectiveness for Pain: Major
    • Side Effects: Mild
    • Adherence: Usually
    • Burden: A little
    • Dosage: 1 other Daily
    • Advice & Tips: A miracle drug that has replaced everything else (almost) in my medicine chest!
    • Cost: $100-199 monthly
    A miracle drug that has replaced everything else (almost) in my medicine chest!
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl added a treatment evaluation for Synthroid

    • Perceived effectiveness for Hashimoto's Thyroiditis: Moderate
    • Side Effects: None
    • Adherence: Always
    • Burden: Not at all
    • Dosage: 137 mcg (0.137 mg) Daily
    • Advice & Tips: Increased dosage from 125 to 137.
    • Cost: < $25 monthly
    Increased dosage from 125 to 137.
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl added a treatment evaluation for Botox

    • Perceived effectiveness for Bladder problems: Moderate
    • Perceived effectiveness for Multiple Sclerosis: Moderate
    • Side Effects: None
    • Adherence: Always
    • Burden: A little
    • Dosage: 3000 units Yearly
    • Advice & Tips: This is my fourth round of Botox (July 2013) and I do not think it is as effective as it was in the past. Keeping an eye on it!
    • Cost: < $25 monthly
    This is my fourth round of Botox (July 2013) and I do not think it is as effective as it was in the past. Keeping an eye on it!
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    gkygrl
    Sex: F
    Data Quality: 2 stars
    Relapse: Moderate
    Sensation: Moderate
    Overall: Moderate
    Cognition: moderate
    Vision: moderate
    Speech: mild
    Swallowing: moderate
    Upper limb: mild
    Walking: moderate
    I am: n
    I have:
    MS

    gkygrl completed the MSRS survey

    • MSRS: 50
    • Mild disability but not requiring help from others Cognition
    • Moderate disability that requires some help from others Vision
    • Aware of symptoms but no functional disability Speech
    • Aware of symptoms but no functional disability Swallowing
    • Mild disability but not requiring help from others Upper limb
    • Moderate disability that requires some help from others Walking
    • Mild disability but not requiring help from others Sensation
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