multiple sclerosis http://iowapublicradio.org en A Wife's Suicide, a Husband's Multiple Sclerosis http://iowapublicradio.org/post/wifes-suicide-husbands-multiple-sclerosis <p>After Vern Beachy lost his wife to suicide, he began writing about what he was going through. &nbsp;Not just about the difficulty of the loss but also his struggles with M.S. and his fight to get out of a wheelchair. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:04:40 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Ben Stanton 37518 at http://iowapublicradio.org A Wife's Suicide, a Husband's Multiple Sclerosis Surviving and Thriving After a Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis http://iowapublicradio.org/post/surviving-and-thriving-after-multiple-sclerosis-diagnosis <p>She was a marathoner and a mountain climber, but when <a href="http://terrywahls.com/" target="_blank">Dr. Terry Wahls</a> was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, she faced a bedridden life.</p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 19:07:25 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Emily Woodbury 37514 at http://iowapublicradio.org Surviving and Thriving After a Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Voices of Multiple Sclerosis http://iowapublicradio.org/post/voices-multiple-sclerosis <p>It's a disease that effects 2.5 million people worldwide, including hundreds of thousands of Americans. Listen back to a conversation from 2010 with several people whose compelling stories are featured in the book "Voice of Multiple Sclerosis" - essays offering candid, heartfelt, and inspiring testimonials of people who have been impacted by the crippling disease.</p> Mon, 20 Aug 2012 16:38:43 +0000 Ben Kieffer 6630 at http://iowapublicradio.org Voices of Multiple Sclerosis