Team Bruised Apple Turns FIVE This Year!

Hello and Happy Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week! Walk MS 2018 is just around the corner, and so is my fifth MS-iversary! This year will also be the first walk without an original member of Team Bruised Apple--my dear friend Krysa, who passed away just three days after last year's walk. As you may know, I've recently started a …

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SO MUCH NEW CONTENT and This is NOT Spinal Tap!

First, a barrage of things to read/look at: It's Only A Bruise was recently named the #10 Best MS Blog of 2017 by HealthLabs.com! Be sure to check out the other blogs on this list! I have two new articles live on MS Connection: Out of Sight, Out of Mind Silence: A Missed Opportunity for Education? …

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Latest Article on NMSS is NOW LIVE! And I am Sorry.

Hey everyone! My latest article for the National MS Society's blog is now live! I discuss some realizations I'd made after a recent (non MS-related) injury and what they could mean for my future. Be sure to check it out here! I apologize for being so very late on getting this year's WALK MS video out and for being …

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IOaB Named One of Best MS Blogs + New NMSS Blog is LIVE!

It's Only a Bruise was recently named one of the best multiple sclerosis blogs by Medical News Today. Thank you so much for helping to make IOaB everything that it is and be sure to check out the other featured blogs on this list. <Awkward forced segue, incoming> As many of you know, I also write articles …

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My Meeting With Madame President and My Thoughts on Ocrevus

I recently had the honor of meeting with Colleen Kalt, President and CEO of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Wisconsin Chapter, so that she could hand deliver my Big Cheese shirt (Big Cheese=the top 100 fundraisers in the state--something you've helped me accomplish each of the three years I've done WALK MS so far) this year …

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