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Hi, my name is salandian!

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salandian
salandian Community member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi! I was diagnosed with MS about 30 years ago. At the time it didn't affect me much, but over the past 20 years, it has affected me far more, with my balance, eyesight, and cognitive abilities to name a few!

As there's no treatment or cure, I just have to do what I can to live with it! Maybe the best part is that I am becoming far more patient and tolerant. I am still able to go to the gym, which I find helps a lot, and is a good social activity.

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  • Tori_Scope
    Tori_Scope Scope Posts: 12,505 Disability Gamechanger
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    Welcome to the community @salandian! Thank you for joining us, and for telling us about your situation. 

    It sounds that you have a good mindset, despite your challenging situation, which is good to hear. What kind of exercises do you like to do in the gym? 

    Please feel free to take a look around, and get stuck in. It sounds like you'll be a good fit here, so I'm sure you'll find your feet soon enough. Here are a few good places to start:
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