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Forum: MS Fitness 11-09-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Congratulations on the MS ride Alain! That...

Congratulations on the MS ride Alain! That certainly was rude of your battery to give out on you but as usual, I'm duly impressed by your ability to pull through! Can't help but think that the...
Forum: MS Fitness 11-09-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 21,267
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Suebee, I'll be very interested in your opinion...

Suebee, I'll be very interested in your opinion of how well this works for you.

Larry
Forum: General 11-09-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
A couple of key take aways from the recent Rocky...

A couple of key take aways from the recent Rocky Mountain Multiple Sclerosis Center education summit on MS.

1) Truxima, the new Rituxan biosimilar is essentially Rituxan.

2) Except in rare cases,...
Forum: MS Fitness 11-01-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Free Beer

Free beer, can't believe free beer wasn't part of the study! Who thinks these studies up anyway?

Very well organized and conducted primarily by fantastic volunteers.

Most are as chalenging as a...
Forum: General 10-30-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Hey Suebee, my neurologist and PCP recommended...

Hey Suebee, my neurologist and PCP recommended flu, pneumonia, tetanus, hep A, hep B, shingles, typhoid and yellow fever vaccines prior to my first rituxan infusion. The typhoid and yellow fever...
Forum: General 10-29-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 295
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Bad HDL?

Suebee, thought you might enjoy this. Just had a physical with usual blood tests, PCP was on me to get on a satin and when blood tests came back with alarmingly high total cholesterol I said OK...
Forum: MS Fitness 10-25-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,861
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Gotta say Hondo, I do believe you have the...

Gotta say Hondo, I do believe you have the formula for doing this stuff exactly right. Nice job.

Larry
Forum: General 10-25-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 295
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
I don't see the biomarker connection either. ...

I don't see the biomarker connection either. Seems like a stretch to me. However, fortuitous timing on bringing the article up as I just got the results of my lipid panel back yesterday and while...
Forum: General 10-25-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Hey Linda, sorry to hear the MS is acting up,...

Hey Linda, sorry to hear the MS is acting up, falling that much is not a good thing! Are the chest spasms like a cramp? If they are, here's something you might try, I'd give it a slim chance of...
Forum: Mountain Region 10-25-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 122
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
RMMSC Education Summit, November 9

RMMSC Fall Education Summit Coming November 9
Join in person or online!

Join us for a series of presentations and discussions with leading minds in the care and treatment of multiple sclerosis at...
Forum: General 10-23-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
So I got a response back from MSAA about 20...

So I got a response back from MSAA about 20 minutes after I sent an inquiry. IMO, Those people really are the go to source for PWMS.

Anyway, this article, referred by MSAA, seems to specifically...
Forum: General 10-23-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Turns out that is really an interesting question...

Turns out that is really an interesting question Suebee. Truxima is considered a "biosimilar" to Rituxan. The pathway through FDA approval for a biosimilar is significantly reduced from that of a...
Forum: General 10-22-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Hey Suebee, my understanding is that they are...

Hey Suebee, my understanding is that they are essentially the same except Rituximab is derived from animal cells and Ocrevus is derived from human cells.

Because Ocrevus is derived from humans,...
Forum: General 10-22-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
FYI: Generic Rituximab?

FYI, I just received notice from my HMO that the "FDA has approved a new biosimilar medicine to Rituxan called Truxima, which has the same active ingredient and treats your neurology condition (MS)...
Forum: MS Fitness 10-13-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 26,445
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Still walking here too but for anything more than...

Still walking here too but for anything more than a quick lap around the grocery store, I use a cane or walking pole. For distances more than a mile I also use an AFO. I don't like the AFO though...
Forum: MS Fitness 10-13-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Great writeup Veronica! Love the fact you got...

Great writeup Veronica! Love the fact you got involved in the planning. Personally, I'm on board with your route planner, there always needs to be a hill, maybe with an optional work around for the...
Forum: MS Fitness 09-11-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 719
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Well, I suppose the tests they used may not have...

Well, I suppose the tests they used may not have indicated an improvement in cognition and you might be right, as I recall (and I am prone to mis remembering) other studies indicated an increase in ...
Forum: MS Fitness 08-31-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Out of Africa

An African safari wasn't ever on my bucket list but it definitely should have been! Lions close enough to our open side vehicle to reach out and touch, cheetah, leopard, elephant, myriads of...
Forum: MS Fitness 08-06-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
A little update before I take off for the "Dark...

A little update before I take off for the "Dark Continent". All is well although it took a couple of weeks to get back to normal after my last Rituxan infusion. I'm sure I only notice it because I...
Forum: MS Fitness 07-26-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
The heat is still on around here too guys, of...

The heat is still on around here too guys, of course Dave and I don't generally get the humidity you can Veronica and I agree, it makes a huge difference. Did you know, just being out in this kind...
Forum: General 07-22-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Well, I'm only slightly delinquent in posting...

Well, I'm only slightly delinquent in posting this. I did another Rituxan infusion last Monday and again, was kind of a ditz the rest of the day post infusion. Mondays are the day I take care of...
Forum: MS Fitness 07-15-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
I've got no excuse for not updating today. I'm...

I've got no excuse for not updating today. I'm sitting in the infusion center waiting for a chair and I've got free wifi. So here we go.

Since the MS 150 I've been trying to establish an exercise...
Forum: MS Fitness 07-06-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Ms 150 2019

Maybe it was more like the MS 134. I did the “Express Route” on the first day, which was advertised as 71 miles and did not include the Horse Tooth hills. And I even shortened that by 6 miles by...
Forum: MS Fitness 06-27-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,338
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Welcome back Dave. The Nuke trike looks like...

Welcome back Dave. The Nuke trike looks like fun! Can't wait to hear all about it.

Yeah, the MS 150 is on! I am grossly undertrained. On the very first MS 150 I ever attempted, I went in with...
Forum: General 06-27-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 960
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Have to completely agree with you, there are way...

Have to completely agree with you, there are way too many variables in that study to be able to say that diet made the difference, IMHO, a great example of wasted time and money.

BUT, the...
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