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News-Medical-Net
National Multiple Sclerosis Society calls for change to make MS drugs accessibleunpredictability of MS. Related Stories "It is time for change," said Cyndi Z
National Multiple Sclerosis Society calls for change to make MS drugs accessible
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 hours ago
unpredictability of MS. Related Stories "It is time for change," said Cyndi Zagieboylo, President and CEO of the National MS Society. "People with chronic illnesses need to have confidence that they'll be able to get the life-changing medication... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Monday's Letters: Thanks to the MS Society and its volunteersDiagnosed) and a doctor who knows all about MS. There is a group for the MS peo
Monday's Letters: Thanks to the MS Society and its volunteers
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Diagnosed) and a doctor who knows all about MS. There is a group for the MS people in different areas of town. And the MS Society was the first phone call I made after the diagnosis. With a lot of support from a library, people who understand... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Steeple Morden woman with MS sets up Making Sparks Triathlon Club for those with health conditionsMS, and other health conditions, to participate in the sport. The club will al
Steeple Morden woman with MS sets up Making Sparks Triathlon Club for those with health conditions
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 5 days ago
MS, and other health conditions, to participate in the sport. The club will also participate in triathlons in aid of the MS Society, which supports people affected by the condition to live full and independent lives. Victoria first started... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Triathlon club targeting multiple sclerosis athletesMS, and other health conditions, to participate in the sport. The club will al
Triathlon club targeting multiple sclerosis athletes
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 6 days ago
MS, and other health conditions, to participate in the sport. The club will also participate in triathlons in aid of the MS Society, which supports people affected by the condition to live full and independent lives. Victoria first started... Read more
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Daily Record
Disabled MS sufferer wins appeal after being told he's fit to get bus to workhappened with my appeal. “As soon as I get my car, I can head back into work.”
Disabled MS sufferer wins appeal after being told he's fit to get bus to work
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
happened with my appeal. “As soon as I get my car, I can head back into work.” Read More Morna Simpkins, director for MS Society Scotland said: “We are delighted David has won his appeal. “This decision has given David his independence back... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Bike to end MS with Okanagan Grape Escape tourher mom who has been living with MS for 29 years. “Through my family's experien
Bike to end MS with Okanagan Grape Escape tour
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 8 days ago
her mom who has been living with MS for 29 years. “Through my family's experience with MS, as a long time volunteer for the MS Society, and as a physiotherapist, I have met many people who are challenged daily because of this disease.” shares... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Paralysed singer recovers to run Robin Hood half marathonI've had help from some incredible doctors and I haven't had an attack for thre
Paralysed singer recovers to run Robin Hood half marathon
Nottingham Post / Posted 9 days ago
I've had help from some incredible doctors and I haven't had an attack for three years now. "I'm raising money for the MS Society in the run, but it's a personal goal for me – just to show myself that I can do it. The money is something... Read more
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West Ham United FC
Foundation brings walking football to the MS community(MS) at MS Life – the biggest MS lifestyle event in Europe – hitting East Londo
Foundation brings walking football to the MS community
West Ham United FC / Posted 10 days ago
(MS) at MS Life – the biggest MS lifestyle event in Europe – hitting East London this week. MS Life, organised by the MS Society, is taking place on 17-18 September and for the first time in its 10 year history, it will be held in London at... Read more
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heraldscotland
Sharp rise in number of patients diagnosed with MS in Scotlanddiagnosis is made and is influenced by geographical factors and also by staffin
Sharp rise in number of patients diagnosed with MS in Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
diagnosis is made and is influenced by geographical factors and also by staffing levels." Morna Simpkins, director for the MS Society Scotland, said: “Being diagnosed with MS can be a stressful and upsetting time, and being able to see an MS nurse... Read more
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Daily Record
S3, Atlantic Health making Morris business newsyear on Sept. 17 and 18. This year, Team Atlantic Health System will be recogn
S3, Atlantic Health making Morris business news
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
year on Sept. 17 and 18. This year, Team Atlantic Health System will be recognized for raising more than $150,000 for the MS Society to support ground breaking research focused on stopping MS progression, restoring lost function and finding a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bikers ride for disease's finish lineher one of more than 3,000 Arkansans and 2.3 million people worldwide known to
Bikers ride for disease's finish line
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
her one of more than 3,000 Arkansans and 2.3 million people worldwide known to have the disease, according to the National MS Society. The disease causes the immune system to mistakenly attack nerves in the spinal cord and brain. Most people who... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Jack’s Euro tourJack Wall, who is walking from Sicily to Greece in aid of the MS Society. A TW
Jack’s Euro tour
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 13 days ago
Jack Wall, who is walking from Sicily to Greece in aid of the MS Society. A TWENTY year old will be embarking on the walk of a lifetime in aid of the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Jack Wall, of Yarborough Road, East Cowes, will start his 3,000-mile... Read more
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Daily Herald
Runners get muddy for the National Multiple Sclerosis Societythe central nervous system, has symptoms that range from numbness and tingling
Runners get muddy for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
the central nervous system, has symptoms that range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. To date, the MuckFest MS runners and volunteers have raised more than $21 million to support the life-changing work of the National MS Socie... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Every Game Counts as Tigers Return Home for Seven-Game Homestand Against The Orioles and Twins Beginning September 9th at Comerica Parkall kids 14-and-under are invited down to the field for Kids Run the Bases cour
Every Game Counts as Tigers Return Home for Seven-Game Homestand Against The Orioles and Twins Beginning September 9th at Comerica Park
Detroit Tigers / Posted 16 days ago
all kids 14-and-under are invited down to the field for Kids Run the Bases courtesy of Aquafina, weather permitting. · MS Society Ticket Package: Team up with the Tigers and the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society, Michigan Chapter, at the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
MS nurse shortage in Northern Ireland puts patients in danger, says charity chiefMS. "They may have to rely on non-specialist support for what is a highly comp
MS nurse shortage in Northern Ireland puts patients in danger, says charity chief
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
MS. "They may have to rely on non-specialist support for what is a highly complex disease." Patricia Gordon, Director of MS Society Northern Ireland, said: "Our current MS nurses are fantastic but they're hugely overstretched. "MS is really... Read more
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Scotsman
Lizzy Buchan: MS patients deserve better treatmentattacks the body. Yet there is still a shocking lack of understanding about th
Lizzy Buchan: MS patients deserve better treatment
Scotsman / Posted 17 days ago
attacks the body. Yet there is still a shocking lack of understanding about the condition, as shown in a poll by the MS Society published this week. The charity found that around 45 per cent of people felt stigmatised because of their... Read more
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CBC.ca
Childhood friends seek link between 'mind-boggling' number of MS casesthis be?" Ladouceur asked. ​Highest MS rate in world Canada has the highest ra
Childhood friends seek link between 'mind-boggling' number of MS cases
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
this be?" Ladouceur asked. ​Highest MS rate in world Canada has the highest rate of MS in the world, according to the MS Society of Canada, and Dutrisac wonders if the group from Elmvale Acres may be what the U.S.-based National Multiple... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Flythe's is poster group for local Bike MS supportonly change for safety reasons. We have a full team of people who look at the r
Flythe's is poster group for local Bike MS support
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 19 days ago
only change for safety reasons. We have a full team of people who look at the routes,” Staunch said. “Some are from the MS Society in Raleigh and some include our New Bern police and the Highway Patrol, which ensures the safety of the riders. So... Read more
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Surrey Leader
North Delta family seeks help paying for drug to treat MSbe symptom free for the rest of his life (remission forever). If I cannot make
North Delta family seeks help paying for drug to treat MS
Surrey Leader / Posted 21 days ago
be symptom free for the rest of his life (remission forever). If I cannot make my goal, I will donate what I raise to the MS Society or use it towards treatment of another drug,” Christa writes on the GoFundMe page. “This is very hard for me to... Read more
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express
Would you move your buggy? MS sufferers tell of 'drunk' accusations and bus argumentsbalance, dizziness, memory loss, tremors, loss of speech and sexual problems.
Would you move your buggy? MS sufferers tell of 'drunk' accusations and bus arguments
express / Posted 21 days ago
balance, dizziness, memory loss, tremors, loss of speech and sexual problems. However, figures revealed by charity the MS society have revealed had of people with MS have been mistakenly accused of being drunk. The charity said disabled people... Read more
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Farming Life
President chooses Rural Support as his charityterm. Over the years the UFU has supported a number of different charities from
President chooses Rural Support as his charity
Farming Life / Posted 21 days ago
term. Over the years the UFU has supported a number of different charities from the NI Cancer Fund for Children to the MS Society. Commenting Mr Bell said: “After becoming UFU President earlier this year I took some time to carefully consider... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Man pedaling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MSin medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We a
Man pedaling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MS
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 21 days ago
in medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We are asking people to donate to the National MS society," Peterson said. Peterson wants to pedal 250,000 miles within five years. The goal is to pedal 50,000 miles a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Grandad's MS struggle inspires exhibition by Northumberland photographerblurred vision, and severe fatigue. All symptoms are caused by damage to the ne
Grandad's MS struggle inspires exhibition by Northumberland photographer
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
blurred vision, and severe fatigue. All symptoms are caused by damage to the nervous system. Jenna Mahoney, from the MS Society, said: “We applaud Tyla’s efforts to raise awareness of multiple sclerosis – an unpredictable condition that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
States weigh tax credits for ramps, grab bars to help seniors stay at homeoffering up to $9,000 for homeowners to retrofit if they meet certain disabilit
States weigh tax credits for ramps, grab bars to help seniors stay at home
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
offering up to $9,000 for homeowners to retrofit if they meet certain disability and income requirements. Recently, the MS society started working with AARP in some states to push for homeowner tax credit measures not only for people with... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Taya raises a few bobblonde hair was down to her knees but she had her long locks cut to shoulder le
Taya raises a few bob
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
blonde hair was down to her knees but she had her long locks cut to shoulder length in a brave effort to raise funds for MS Society. Her hair will also be donated to the Little Princess cancer charity, who provide real-hair wigs to children who... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glaswegians asked to help shape Scotland's own social security systemto hear what people think. "That’s why this week I’m meeting with people affec
Glaswegians asked to help shape Scotland's own social security system
EveningTimes Online / Posted 25 days ago
to hear what people think. "That’s why this week I’m meeting with people affected by neurological conditions, through the MS Society and Neurological Alliance, and disabled people, through the Glasgow Disability Alliance, to hear first hand their... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Man pedaling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MSin medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We a
Man pedaling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MS
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 26 days ago
in medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We are asking people to donate to the National MS society," Peterson said. Peterson wants to pedal 250,000 miles within five years. The goal is to pedal 50,000 miles a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MSin medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We a
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MS
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 26 days ago
in medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We are asking people to donate to the National MS society," Peterson said. Peterson wants to peddle 250,000 miles within five years. The goal is to peddle 50,000 miles a... Read more
5 related stories
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KTHV Little Rock
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MSin medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We a
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MS
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 26 days ago
in medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We are asking people to donate to the National MS society," Peterson said. Peterson wants to peddle 250,000 miles within five years. The goal is to peddle 50,000 miles a... Read more
5 related stories
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5KSDK St. Louis
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MSin medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We a
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MS
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 26 days ago
in medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We are asking people to donate to the National MS society," Peterson said. Peterson wants to peddle 250,000 miles within five years. The goal is to peddle 50,000 miles a... Read more
5 related stories
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WCSH 6 Portland
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MSin medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We a
Man peddling exercise bike 250K miles for daughter's MS
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
in medication have helped Allison manage the progression of the disease. "We are asking people to donate to the National MS society," Peterson said. Peterson wants to peddle 250,000 miles within five years. The goal is to peddle 50,000 miles a... Read more
5 related stories
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Northern Echo
Woman running half-marathon in honour of heroes who saved friend's life when he collapsed during Great North Runhas signed up again and is raising funds for St John Ambulance. Mr Walker, who
Woman running half-marathon in honour of heroes who saved friend's life when he collapsed during Great North Run
Northern Echo / Posted 26 days ago
has signed up again and is raising funds for St John Ambulance. Mr Walker, whose efforts last year raised £1,234 for the MS Society, said: “I wouldn’t be here today without St John Ambulance, it’s that simple. “I’ve promised my mam I wouldn’t... Read more
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Northern Echo
True friendship shines out of Great North Run dramahas signed up again and is raising funds for St John Ambulance. Mr Walker, who
True friendship shines out of Great North Run drama
Northern Echo / Posted 26 days ago
has signed up again and is raising funds for St John Ambulance. Mr Walker, whose efforts last year raised £1,234 for the MS Society, said: “I wouldn’t be here today without St John Ambulance, it’s that simple. “I’ve promised my mam I wouldn’t... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Newsmakers: Aug. 28, 2016for people affected by MS, the society said in a news release.

In the pri

Newsmakers: Aug. 28, 2016
The Houma Courier / Posted 28 days ago
for people affected by MS, the society said in a news release.

In the prime of her involvement with the National MS Society in 1980, Howell was recognized as the National MS Society Mother of the Year and was presented the award at the... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Newsmakers: Aug. 28, 2016for people affected by MS, the society said in a news release.

In the pri

Newsmakers: Aug. 28, 2016
The Daily Comet / Posted 28 days ago
for people affected by MS, the society said in a news release.

In the prime of her involvement with the National MS Society in 1980, Howell was recognized as the National MS Society Mother of the Year and was presented the award at the... Read more

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Hamilton News
Signpostcan choose to clean up on land. Email stewardsofcootes@gmail.com for more infor
Signpost
Hamilton News / Posted 29 days ago
can choose to clean up on land. Email stewardsofcootes@gmail.com for more information. Sclerosis fundraiser The MS Society is hosting a multiple sclerosis fundraiser, called Story and Song, at Redeemer University, 777 Garner Rd. E., on... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Signpostcan choose to clean up on land. Email stewardsofcootes@gmail.com for more infor
Signpost
Dundas Star News / Posted 29 days ago
can choose to clean up on land. Email stewardsofcootes@gmail.com for more information. Sclerosis fundraiser The MS Society is hosting a multiple sclerosis fundraiser, called Story and Song, at Redeemer University, 777 Garner Rd. E., on... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Lakers Car Club shines for A&W MS fundraiserMembers of the Lakers Car Club were front and centre again this year supporting
Lakers Car Club shines for A&W MS fundraiser
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Members of the Lakers Car Club were front and centre again this year supporting the A&W Canada and MS Society of Canada campaign to raise funds to beat MS. About 20 vintage and antique vehicles were spotted cruising into the parking lot next to A&W... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Team GB Paralympians 'stripped of Motability vehicles after Tory cuts'charities also attacked the Government for years of brutal cuts to welfare. Mi
Team GB Paralympians 'stripped of Motability vehicles after Tory cuts'
Daily Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
charities also attacked the Government for years of brutal cuts to welfare. Michelle Mitchell, chief executive of the MS Society, told the Mirror: “This story illustrates how changes to disability benefits assessments are having a devastating... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Power of social media shames thiefharassed, is not the victim. "People like her will take advantage of an opport
Power of social media shames thief
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 29 days ago
harassed, is not the victim. "People like her will take advantage of an opportunity to steal," he said. A representative from the local MS Society said at the time of her arrest the agency did not have anyone going door-to-door asking for donatio... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Power of social media shames thiefharassed, is not the victim. "People like her will take advantage of an opport
Power of social media shames thief
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 29 days ago
harassed, is not the victim. "People like her will take advantage of an opportunity to steal," he said. A representative from the local MS Society said at the time of her arrest the agency did not have anyone going door-to-door asking for donatio... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Power of social media shames thiefharassed, is not the victim. "People like her will take advantage of an opport
Power of social media shames thief
Welland Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
harassed, is not the victim. "People like her will take advantage of an opportunity to steal," he said. A representative from the local MS Society said at the time of her arrest the agency did not have anyone going door-to-door asking for donatio... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Getting ready for the campaignnoted that Lambton Elderly Outreach provides a number of transportation service
Getting ready for the campaign
Sarnia Observer / Posted 30 days ago
noted that Lambton Elderly Outreach provides a number of transportation services in Lambton Shores, and the MS Society also has clients in the Grand Bend area. “Direct mail is a very valuable component to our campaign every year,”... Read more

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