Half Title Page.
About the Authors.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
2: When MS Becomes Part of Your Life.
3: Meeting MS Face to Face.
4: So, Doc, What Do I Have? Getting a Diagnosis.
5: You Have MS — So Now What?.
6: Getting the Right Players on Your Healthcare Team.
7: Taking Charge of Your MS.
8: Developing a Plan to Take Charge of Your MS.
9: Managing the Disease Course and Treating Relapses.
10: Managing Fatigue, Walking Problems, Visual Changes, and Tremor.
11: Handling Problems with Bladder and Bowel Function, Pain, Speech and Swallowing, and Sex.
12: Getting Your Head around Problems with Mood and Thinking.
13: Considering Complementary and Alternative Medicine.
14: Staying Healthy and Feeling Well.
15: Paying Attention to Your Health — It's Not All about MS.
16: Handling Stress without Giving up Your Life.
17: Coping with Progressive Forms of MS.
18: Managing Lifestyle Issues.
19: Presenting Your MS Face to the World.
20: Making MS a Part of the Family.
21: And Baby Makes Three, Four, or More: Planning a Family around Your MS.
22: Parenting: It Wasn't Easy before You Had MS!.
23: Creating Your Safety Nets.
24: Keeping Your Place in the Workforce.
25: Getting a Grip on Insurance.
26: Planning for a Future with MS.
27: The Part of Tens.
28: Ten MS Myths Debunked.
29: Ten Questions about Exciting Leads in MS Research.
30: Ten Tips for Trouble-Free Travel.