TMA Blog

Tips and Tales…



I tried to write a column a few years ago where we shared health and better living tips with one another, but after one or two months, no one had submitted any. I’m going to try again.

Predictors of Recurrence Following an Initial Episode of Transverse Myelitis



Kimbrough et al. published a study in 2014 about characteristics that predict recurrence following an acute transverse myelitis event. Because transverse myelitis can occur in several diseases such as multiple sclerosis and neuromyelitis optica (NMO), it is important to distinguish patients with relapsing disease from those with monophasic (one time event) transverse myelitis in order to....

The 2014 TMA Family Camp Experience



The trip to Kentucky for the TMA camp in July was literally just what the doctor ordered. After a month in the hospital in May, and having to cancel Ty’s Make-a-Wish trip in early June to Hawaii due to his illness, our trip in July couldn’t come soon enough!