"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...


  • By rlathree · Posted March 22, 2014
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  • Has anyone here got EBV and never been the same again ? I got it 6 years ago and have just slowly deteriorated ever since. I suffer from chronic pain, chronic fatigue to the point I can't get out of bed ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
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  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

  • By John2 · Posted March 14, 2014
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  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Leg or Foot Massage Devices???

  • By Duvie · Posted March 11, 2014
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  • Wondering if anyone uses a massage device and how well it works. Jo and I sometimes suffer with our legs wanting to cramp up. Jo even has problems with her left arm occasionally. If anyone can give us ...


  • By 2-much2-bear · Posted March 10, 2014
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  • I just read on WebMD that Pfizer issued recall of certain dosages of Effexor. Please check with your Pharmacist to see if yours is affected. Thank you ...

I don't know what to do or how to go about it

  • By keshia89 · Posted February 28, 2014
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  • If any thing really makes me mad is that I can't get any help from any were. Bc I live with my mom and dad (aka my gma and gpa) (that's a long story) and they some how are not below the Federal Poverty ...

Mom To Seven

  • By Momma2Seven · Posted February 28, 2014
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  • The name says it all. All jokes aside, I have a son with Asperger's (HFA), ADHD, and OCD, and a daughter with Hashimoto's and both have Asthma. We are always looking for input ...

New member

  • By Rm-t · Posted February 16, 2014
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  • New member on this site, the first time I've joined up to anything like this. Maybe a little about me : I am a 40 year old guy, still unsure of where my life is going and seem to have been at a cross ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

  • By Walter · Posted February 11, 2014
  • 180 replies
  • Hello everyone, Today at Inspire we’re excited to announce the launch of a new feature, and it’s one that many of you have requested -- the ability to upload photos to Inspire. You can now add photos ...

Losing my personality

  • By beachdog · Posted January 16, 2014
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  • As I get weaker I don't have the energy to find interest in things so my world is shrinking. I'm doing so many things to keep healthy but the fatigue just won't let me go. When I have a bad few days I ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD

  • By John2 · Posted December 6, 2013
  • 36 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD By John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people ...

Thank You, From Inspire

  • By Walter · Posted November 26, 2013
  • 108 replies
  • Hello everyone, As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at Inspire would like to take a moment to thank you for being part of our community. While we wish no one had to deal with the serious health issues ...

No more add/ADHD meds. After 12/1/2013

  • By keshia89 · Posted November 18, 2013
  • 13 replies
  • I got a latter from my dr that told because of the Obama care, And I don't have any cover (or something like that) . If I don't have it they will cut my off from all my pills and my allege shot. I can ...

Progress, It Is Great to Feel and See...

  • By EllyB · Posted November 17, 2013
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  • Just wanted to keep everyone posted on my little tikes progress in school. As I told you all we are using play attention and ADHD Nanny and they are working fantastic. He has made several new friends ...

Adult ADD after 40? Or a result of other problems?

  • By Daisylady · Posted November 3, 2013
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  • Has anyone received a diagnosis of adult ADD after the age of 40? I'm wondering if my case it is in fact ADD or perhaps symptoms that mimic ADD as a result all the other conditions that all started surfacing ...


  • By Jessheeran · Posted October 26, 2013
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  • Hey there! It's been a while since I said anything at all. I hope everyone's okay, and things are doing well for you all. After Mathew and I broke up, I decided I'd give myself some time to heal before ...

A really, really big THANK YOU!!

  • By Daisylady · Posted October 18, 2013
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  • I must admit I that have never, ever taken any kind of support forum type thing seriously but in just the past couple of weeks that I have been a part of the now 4 groups here, I have had the most therapeutic ...

A really good weekend

  • By Daisylady · Posted October 16, 2013
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  • I can not believe that it's Wednesday already. For the 1st time in a longtime, I had a really good weekend. My 25 yo old son came & spent the weekend with my 13 yo son & I. I literally puhed myself through ...

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