Navigation Links
'Don't Ask Me How I Feel, I Have MS'
Date:3/9/2009

BOCA RATON, Fla., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- "You have Multiple Sclerosis and looking at the MRI you are a walking time bomb. You may not have the symptoms today, but it is just a matter of time." These are the words that author Stephen Knapp heard from his doctor in 2002. In his new book, "Don't Ask Me How I Feel, I Have MS" (published by AuthorHouse), Knapp lets the reader peek inside the unusual world that he has come to know.

After living more than half a century in a seemingly healthy state, Stephen Knapp discovered that he had an incurable disease. MS was a foreign term for him; he didn't know anyone who had the illness, making his knowledge of Multiple Sclerosis non-existent.

As he studied MS he discovered two strikingly amazing facts, he was getting worse and the symptoms he was feeling were strangely familiar. The more research Knapp did, the more apparent it became: he had been suffering from the disease for 50 years and was not aware of it.

"Don't Ask Me How I Feel, I Have MS" covers Knapp's memories of the effects of MS starting in his early childhood and how it affected the rest of his life. MS forced him to the brink of despair and gave him a new outlook on life as he acquired the skills and attitude to cope with the disease.

In "Don't Ask Me How I Feel, I Have MS," Knapp takes the reader along on his journey of life. He covers his first doctor's visit, his family and friends.

"I was a walking enigma, and clueless as to why. I've had MS all my life and just didn't know how to read the signs. But, then, no one else did either," says Knapp.

About the Author: Stephen Knapp grew up in a small town in Kansas. Stephen chose not to follow his father and grandfather's footsteps to become a lawyer. At 14, he was a radio announcer and junior golfer.

He was married for 36 years. He has four children and three grandchildren. He attended the Air Force Academy, in Colorado Springs, CO. He has a BS double major in psychology and sociology from Utah State, an MBA in marketing from the University of Houston and an MPA from Florida Atlantic University. He is currently living in Boca Raton, Florida with his wife Janis.

"Don't Ask Me How I Feel, I Have MS" is his second book.

AuthorHouse is the premier book publisher for emerging, self-published authors. For more information, please visit www.authorhouse.com.

    EDITORS: For review copies or interview requests, contact:

    Promotional Services Department
    Tel: 888-728-8467 ext. 5192
    Fax: 812-961-3133
    Email: rvaughn@authorhouse.com
    (When requesting a review copy, please provide a street address.)

This release was issued through eReleases(TM). For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE AuthorHouse
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The American Academy of Periodontology issues statement on periodontal treatment during pregnancy
2. Dental Implants Effective for Orthodontic Treatment
3. Dr. Ron Greenspan has Been Selected for the 2008 Best of San Diego Award in the Orthodontists Category by the U.S. Local Business Association
4. Orthodontists Offer Sweet Incentives for Tricky Halloween Treats
5. Ortho Organizers(R) Opens a Full-Service Orthodontic Laboratory
6. Researchers report periodontal disease independently predicts new onset diabetes
7. Align Technology Targets Mainstream Orthodontics Market With Invisalign Teen(TM)
8. Ron Greenspan DDS Creates Plan to Eliminate the Barriers to Orthodontic Treatment
9. Researchers uncover higher prevalence of periodontal disease in rheumatoid arthritis patients
10. Saving teeth by using periodontal ligament regeneration
11. Ortho Organizers(R) Introduces New Premium Product Line - O2 Select(TM) Orthodontic Instruments
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/19/2017)... Charleston, South Carolina (PRWEB) , ... February 19, 2017 , ... ... class of evening undergraduate nursing students, is being led by Amelia Joseph, Ph.D. Joseph ... direct the initial operations of the nursing department in early 2016. After a nation-wide ...
(Date:2/19/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... February 19, 2017 , ... ProBrand Glitch is a set of 30 ... ProBrand Glitch users can easily reveal any logo with a glitch reveal in just a ... control over the style and animation of each preset. Use these presets to add a ...
(Date:2/19/2017)... ... February 19, 2017 , ... ... healthcare, will join forces with Healthwise ® at HIMSS 2017 ... industry leader in evidence-based health education, technology and services, will demonstrate a voice-powered ...
(Date:2/18/2017)... ... February 17, 2017 , ... Focused start-ups, not ... the industry, according to the recent NEJM Catalyst Insights Report on the New ... NEJM Catalyst Insights Council, a qualified group of U.S. executives, clinical leaders, and ...
(Date:2/18/2017)... ... February 17, 2017 , ... ... drvallecillos.com , Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Glenn Vallecillos experiments ... Dr. Vallecillos says, "Traditionally, plastic surgery has been centered around that idea that ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/20/2017)... 21, 2017 Taiwan Biophotonic Co. (tBPC), a ... vital signs sensing solutions, today announced the CE Marking ... pulse oximeter, the oCare TM Pro 100, which is ... medical devices space.  tBPC,s Wrist Pulse Oximeter, ... simple and reliable method to measure and record heart ...
(Date:2/20/2017)... , Feb. 20, 2017 Provides understanding ... agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare ... Description The Global Anemia Partnering Terms ... access to partnering deals and agreements entered into ... - Trends in partnering deals - Top ...
(Date:2/20/2017)... , Feb. 20, 2017  This Report analyzes the worldwide ... Dosage Forms: Injectables, Solid Dosage Forms, and Liquid & Semi-solid Dosage ... Canada , Japan , ... World. Read the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p04707109-summary/view-report.html ... Annual estimates ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: