How do you decide to use an assistive device?

What issues do people with MS deal with as they decide to use an assistive device? Is there a psychological barrier? How do others respond when you use a device? View Transcript

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Blog: www.brassandivory.org

What should you tell a friend who has just been diagnosed with MS, and is there any good MS information online? read more

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Blog: www.wheelchairkamikaze.com

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Surfacing

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Blog: mslol.wordpress.com

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