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MS Comic: Unsolicited Advice

“Did you know that [insert unproven home remedy here] can cure MS?” Those in the MS community hear this question all the time, and it can be really frustrating to listen to. While most people have good intentions, assuming that they know more about MS than your healthcare team or thinking that you are choosing to be sick can make flames shoot out of anyone’s eyes.

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  • Toddlius
    5 days ago

    Obviously it would be nice, but I hate that they assume we haven’t tried all the things. Grr!

  • Brooke Pelczynski author
    5 days ago

    Exactly! And I just think a conversation set up as a question is a better way to tell someone something you think is helpful!

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