The MSing Link

The MSing Link

Hosted by: Dr. Gretchen Hawley PT, DPT, MSCS

Do you have Multiple Sclerosis and have goals of improving your mobility, energy, and motivation? On this show, you’ll learn MS-specific exercises and symptom management strategies to help you gain control over your...

Episodes

181. Comparing Yourself to The Former You - A Refreshing Perspective

Season #1

This is an episode where I wanted to share a conversation that I just had with someone who has multiple sclerosis about a week or so ago. And this conversation was just so eye opening and really stopped me in my...
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180. MS Hope & Living Proof with Mathew Embry

Season #1

Mathew Embry is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and advocate for patients with multiple sclerosis. Mathew Embry was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1995 and his documentary Living Proof is an...
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179. MS Spasticity vs. Muscle Tightness

Season #1

Not too long ago, I asked my Instagram followers what they wanted a podcast episode on. And one topic that was repeated by multiple people was spasticity. But not only that, the difference between spasticity vs....
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178. Smoldering MS & Disease Progression w/ Dr. Gabriel Pardo, M.D.

Season #1

 Today, I have the honor of interviewing Dr. Gabriel Pardo. He is a physician and a scientist that aims to provide comprehensive care to individuals with MS through a multidisciplinary approach. On today's episode, we...
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177. Conserving Your Energy in MS 101

Season #1

Today, I want to share a conversation with you that I had about a year ago. It was with someone on social media, after I had shared something in my Instagram stories. Someone with MS commented her thoughts on what I...
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176. Reduce Pain in Multiple Sclerosis

Season #1

Today, I want to talk about pain, and the reason I want to talk about pain is because two thirds of people with multiple sclerosis will have some level of pain at some point in their MS journey. And so I really wanted...
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175. Destigmatize Chronic Illness with Author Julie Stamm

Season #1

Thank you so much for tuning in today. I am interviewing a guest that we have previously had on The MSing Link podcast because she has such a powerful story, but also has something new up her sleeve that I just think...
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174. Progress is Possible w/ Jennifer M.

Season #1

One question that I am asked frequently is, "What can someone expect physically, mentally, and emotionally after going through any of my programs or courses like The Missing Link?"  So, instead of hearing it from me I...
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173. Early Symptoms of MS & MS Prodrome w/ Dr. Barry Singer

Season #1

Thank you so much for tuning in today. I am interviewing Dr. Barry Singer. This is his second time on our podcast and I'm so excited to have him share his expertise with us. On today's episode, we talk about early...
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172. Reduce Knee Locking & Hyperextension in MS

Season #1

Today we are going to be talking about knee locking, which can also be called knee hyperextension. we're going to take this topic and talk about all of the nitty gritty details, including things like why is this...
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171. Walk Faster in Cadense Shoes with Tyler Susko

Season #1

I have a very special guest with me, Tyler Susco. Tyler invented a shoe that was designed to help people who trip when they're walking, reduce their tripping or even avoid it, and increase their walking speed. His...
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170. Prepare for your physical therapy evaluation for MS

Season #1

Thank you for tuning in today! I am going to be reviewing how to prepare for your physical therapy visit. And the reason this is so important is because being prepared can truly make or break your experience with...
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