A Mother’s Miracle Living with Multiple Sclerosis. Irma Resendez, of Mexican descent was twenty-eight years old and a mother of two young toddlers when she was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, (MS) a chronic incurable illness. Irma was told by her doctors that she would probably never walk again. Irma’s new journey living with MS almost ended her life. However, her determination and faith caused her to triumph, and she has redefined the meaning of love, faith and miracles.