Bodybuilding Mom Fights MS

(WBAL) The cause of Multiple Sclerosis is unknown and the disease is unpredictable. From numbness to paralysis, different MS patients suffer different symptoms.

Working out often isn’t something you would expect from a person who has MS, but for sufferer Wendy Bordewisch, Evolutions Gym in Annapolis, Maryland is often a home away from home. She’s there at least four days a week doing cardio and weights.

When she was diagnosed with MS, she was doing a different kind of heavy lifting. She was a mom of young children, and learning she had MS terrified her.

“The goal of MS is to stop you from moving. It truly is the goal,” Bordewisch said. “To see people that have been affected in that way is truly devastating. That was my first vision — that this could stop me from moving.”

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