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Taking the First Steps


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Knowledge Is Power: Taking the First Steps

Taking the First Steps

The recent weeks or months of living with symptoms, medical tests and a new diagnosis have probably been very stressful. You may be overwhelmed by the emotions you are experiencing and the questions that are going through your mind. In this section learn about some important first steps to consider when starting to live with MS.

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Your next steps

In the same way that MS is unique for each individual, so is your journey.  There are some things you'll want to think about immediately and take steps to manage right away. Other issues may arise as time goes by, or never at all. How you cope with the changes and challenges that arise over time can impact your quality of life from day to day.

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