MS & Me: Living with the Symptoms of MS with Guest Dr. Jacqueline Nicholas
Tonight’s guest Jacqueline Nicholas MD, MPH is a board-certified clinical neuroimmunologist specializing in multiple sclerosis (MS) and spasticity. As a neuroimmunologist, Dr. Nicholas provides diagnosis, treatment and comprehensive care for all types of MS, as well as a wide range of other neuroimmunological conditions. Dr. Nicholas was inspired by patients she cared for with MS and NMO early in her training to enter the field of neuroimmunology. She is dedicated to providing personalized care to each patient and their family.
MS & Me is a caller Q&A and featured guest show focusing on day to day living with multiple sclerosis.
Host Erika Lyons Richardson has had Multiple Sclerosis and Lupus since childhood. Her PRMS went misdiagnosed for many years taking her eyesight several times and causing two strokes. She is the mother to two special needs sons, David & Ethan, who teach her every day how to stand up to life’s challenges. Her experience as a former admin for the Lupus Foundation group led her to co-found SLE & ME, Erika’s Health Warriors; MS, Lupus & Me; as well as her work with Heather’s MS Family, Shezza & Her Amazing Warriors!, MSPals, writing articles for MS websites and her awareness videos on the MS & Me YouTube channel. Although she is wheelchair bound and living with advanced MS, Erika lives a purposeful and active life.
Co-host Ted Michel will us the #AskMSandMe segment in our 2nd hour. Just use our hashtag on social media to submit your question to be answered live on the show!