Strabismus (misaligned eyes) -- Opthamologist actually did Strabismus surgery on me in my early 20's in order to "fix" the ptosis and diplopia (drooping eyelid and double vision) of MG ... it didn't work :-)
MS Expressions: Photo
MS Expressions is a place of expression and encouragement for all who are affected by Chronic Illness - patient, caregiver, friend, etc. To submit a poem, a blog post, a piece of art, a song - any creative outlet you have used to express yourself. All work is the property of the artist who created it.
KEEP CALM AND IVIG ON
KEEP CALM AND IVIG ON. Another original poster design created with the Keep Calm-o-matic. Buy this design or create your own original Keep Calm design now.
18 Memes That Nail What It’s Like to Live With Chronic Illness
Chronic Illness Cat - Chronic Illness - EDS, Fibromyalgia, Gastroparesis, Autoimmune Disease
Viral Infection Could Be Contributing Factor for Myasthenia...
Infection of the thymus by the virus that causes fifth disease — the human parvovirus B19 — can induce thymus overgrowth (hyperplasia) contributing to the development of myasthenia gravis, researchers have found. Reported in a study published in the journal Clinical Microbiology and Infection...
Ride the Life You’re Given with Joy
Columnist Retha De Wet has learned to enjoy every beautiful moment she's given, rather than living distracted by the dread of death.
Love/ Hope/ Fight / Cure - Myasthenia Awareness Square Sticker
Make your unique style stick by creating custom stickers for every occasion! From special mailings and scrapbooking to kids’ activities and DIY projects, you’ll find these stickers are great for so many uses. Add your own designs, patterns, text, and pictures! Dimensions: Available in 2 sizes: Large: 3"l x 3”w, 6 stickers per sheet Small: 1.5"l x 1.5”w, 20 stickers per sheet Printed on white acid-free paper Vibrant full-color, full-bleed printing Scratch-resistant front, easy peel-and-stick…
Early Anticholinesterase Use May Benefit MG Patients With Thymus Tumor
Among people with myasthenia gravis (MG) and thymoma — a tumor of the thymus — being male and having more severe disease, advanced thymoma, or post-surgery complications predict poorer outcomes, a study from China suggests. In turn...