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Educating Mainers about Multiple Sclerosis
This week is MS Awareness Week, and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is trying to spread the word about the disease.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
'Foodies Against MS' Should Eat Out in East County on March 6
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society in San Diego is celebrating MS Awareness Week, March 3-9, with a "Foodies Against MS" fundraiser on Thursday, March 6. A number of eateries throughout San Diego County will donate a portion from each purchase to the National MS Society for MS research and programs and services for people with MS, an ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Flagging down MS in Hampton Roads
Sunday kicked off MS Awareness Week , and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Central & Eastern Virginia Chapter hosted a "Flag Down MS" event to raise awareness.
Sharecare Names Top 10 Social HealthMakers on Multiple Sclerosis
According to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 2.3 million people worldwide are affected by multiple sclerosis , a chronic condition in which the body's immune system disrupts nerve function leading to significant physical, cognitive and emotional impairment.
The Orange Citrus Blossom is a fresh fruit arrangement including orange slices, strawberries, grapes, cantaloupe, and honeydew, with optional chocolate-dipped fruits.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Volunteers Needed for Multiple Sclerosis Walk
Everyone knows walking is great exercise. It's also a fun way to raise money for worthy causes-and the Rhode Island Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society needs your help.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Middlesboro Daily News
Connect to end multiple sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis is a life altering disease that affects each person in a unique and different way.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Weather-related closings, delays
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Thu Feb 27, 2014
Obesity, 'The Pill' May Raise MS Risk, Research Suggests
Obesity and birth control pills may play some role in the development of multiple sclerosis , two new studies suggest.
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Birth control pills may raise MS risk
Researchers at the Raul Carrera Institute for Neurological Research in Buenos Aires identified 305 women previously diagnosed with MS.
National MS Society Launches Next Generation Of Its Website
A mobile-friendly design that is compatible with smart phones and tablets. Content from the Society's growing online community, including information from MS experts in the field.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Upper Dublin volleyball marathon for charity nets $5,000
The Lone Survivors were the champions at Upper Dublin High School's volleyball marathon to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Friday and Saturday.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
New test detects multiple sclerosis before symptoms appear
A diagnoses of Multiple Sclerosis used to mean no children and a shorter lifespan, but today doctors and patients are successfully fighting back against this disease.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Health News Digest
1,500 Participants to Climb 66 Floors at Rock Center Raising Funds for Multiple Sclerosis
The New York City - Southern New York Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society will host Climb to the Top on The event is expected to draw 1,500 participants who will climb 66 flights of stairs to the Top of the Rock Observation Deck on the 69th floor of the famed New York City skyscraper.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Cyclists team up as 'Annie's Army' in Oviedo to support friend with multiple sclerosis
Hanging on Annie Peterson's living room wall in Oviedo is a caricature of her and her husband, Kyle, in army fatigues saluting to her.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
2014 Walk MS dates announced for statewide effort to support research and education
The Delaware Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society has announced the 2014 Walk MS dates and is inviting all Delawareans to join the movement.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Living with MS
When Lori Almena was about 12 years old, she began having some vision problems. Over the next few years, she found that she was often tripping and falling down a lot and she would also sometimes get ill when overheated, which her family assumed was related to heat stroke.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Medical Marijuana, Industrial Hemp, and Oklahoma
There are numerous positions on the policy spectrum when it comes to marijuana in Oklahoma.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Sleep Apnea May Worsen Fatigue in MS Patients
The study included 195 people with MS who completed a sleep questionnaire and were assessed for daytime sleepiness, insomnia, fatigue severity and sleep apnea.