The Why Me Slip

I realized that yesterday I was feeling lousy and just blogged stuff to try to make myself feel better. I slipped back into the “Why Me”s I guess. It happens. I can be all strong and okay with everything and once in a while I just get down. But, this blog is supposed to be […]

Meds, meds, meds

The beginning of this year I decided to try to get off some of the symptom medicines and try a more holistic approach. So far, so good. I replaced the medicine I had been taking for fatigue for herbal tea I found on the Web. That works so I am trying other teas that promise […]

Looks Can Be Deceiving

“But you look so good.” I’m sure many of you have heard that or something similar at some point. I find it amusing really. What does it mean? Is the speaker saying they don’t believe you could have an incurable, debilitating disease? At my best, I figure it’s one of those compliments that are meant […]

Y2K…my full story

In 2005 I sent my story to MS Focus and they published a shortened version of it. Here is the original: Original MuSings These are the opinions of Debby Nowicki only and do not reflect those of the IEEE or any other organization or individual.

Can’t is a 4-letter word

Recently, someone asked me what I can’t do because of MS. I answered with the basics; I can’t walk long distances, I can’t go up and down stairs, etc. However, after thinking about it, I realize that I should have said that in actuality, there is nothing I “can’t” do.     There are things that […]


Hello. This is my first attempt at blogging, so bear with me. I am still getting used to the format and where I want everything. I hope I can get going quickly and make this a virtual support group for all those suffering with MS and their families, friends, and anyone else who wants to […]