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    How do you cope with stress?
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    Stephanie Butler, RN posted:
    To a point stress is good for us, but what happens with everything becomes just a bit too overwhelming? It's important for those of us with MS to have ways to cope and manage our stress, so that it does not negatively impact our health.

    I love to destress by getting outdoors, cooking, or reading a good book. How do you deal with stress? If you need a few pointers check out this resource by the NMSS by clicking the link!
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    swampster1952 responded:
    Hello Stephanie,

    First I got rid of the dog that kept crapping all over the house, then I replaced the furnace that was crapping out all the time and then finally, I talked my wife into moving back to Australia. I stayed here though!

    Finally, stress free!

    Dave
     
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    Stephanie Butler, RN replied to swampster1952's response:
    Congratulations on putting yourself first, that's not easy to do!


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