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Market Watch
A lesser-known multiple-sclerosis issue — money problemsfindings to the estimated 400,000 Americans with multiple sclerosis, said Kathy
A lesser-known multiple-sclerosis issue — money problems
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
findings to the estimated 400,000 Americans with multiple sclerosis, said Kathy Costello, a spokesperson for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. For patients, the degree of cognitive impairment varies widely, she said, with most having only... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Your Town, July 24, 2016continues through Thursday at Kannah Creek Brewing Co., 1960 N. 12th St., to be
Your Town, July 24, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
continues through Thursday at Kannah Creek Brewing Co., 1960 N. 12th St., to benefit the Colorado-Wyoming Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Kannah Creek brews its Philanthropy Ale yearly for the fundraiser. Donations and proceeds from... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsan independent world religion for spiritual renewal; call 386-6900, 484-2506 or
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
an independent world religion for spiritual renewal; call 386-6900, 484-2506 or 483-6871. SATURDAY Chautauqua region Multiple Sclerosis Society Jones Hill Rehab Center, 51 Glasgow Ave., Jamestown, 9:30 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous: Living Sober... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side Cause for CelebrationBy Staff WriterNational Multiple Sclerosis Society BRUNSWICK — More than 1,800
West Side Cause for Celebration
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 6 days ago
By Staff WriterNational Multiple Sclerosis Society BRUNSWICK — More than 1,800 cyclists are expected to challenge themselves during the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society’s Bike MS Buckeye Breakaway, previously known as Pedal to the Point. The... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
MS cyclists providing inspirationworkout. But for many, the extra hours of cycling are in preparation for this w
MS cyclists providing inspiration
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
workout. But for many, the extra hours of cycling are in preparation for this weekend's Bike MS Keystone Country Ride. The Multiple Sclerosis Society started this fundraising effort 20 years ago and has raised millions of dollars toward the battle... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
Hundreds of cyclists will ride through the area for MS: Finger Lakes Challengetake place on July 16 and 17 at Keuka College with routes ranging from 25 to 10
Hundreds of cyclists will ride through the area for MS: Finger Lakes Challenge
The Chronicle Express / Posted 8 days ago
take place on July 16 and 17 at Keuka College with routes ranging from 25 to 100 miles. Bike MS, hosted by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, is the premier fundraising cycling series in the United States for anyone seeking a personal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Tour de Fence is bicycle memorial, fundraiserof cancer. Ben Ferenchak, an avid cyclist, told me he and the teacher rode tog
Tour de Fence is bicycle memorial, fundraiser
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
of cancer. Ben Ferenchak, an avid cyclist, told me he and the teacher rode together once on a fundraising trip for the Multiple Sclerosis Society. "She called me up and asked if I could find a home for Joe's bike." When he was unsuccessful, it... Read more
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Calgary Sun
It's raining lobbyists in Ottawaan important part of the policy-making process. As if to underscore the point,
It's raining lobbyists in Ottawa
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
an important part of the policy-making process. As if to underscore the point, at the top of the May lobbyist list was the Multiple Sclerosis Society. As part of their MS Awareness Month they were talking to MPs about a new report from the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
People ride belt sanders to benefit MS Societya special cause. The annual Belt Sander Race took place at Bertie's Inn in Exe
People ride belt sanders to benefit MS Society
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
a special cause. The annual Belt Sander Race took place at Bertie's Inn in Exeter Township. The event benefits the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Dozens of teams competed in their belt sanders turned race cars. The Belt Sander Race has... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, July 15-21July 17, Christ the King Catholic Church, 5973 S.W. 25th. Free, but donations w
Out & About calendar, July 15-21
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
July 17, Christ the King Catholic Church, 5973 S.W. 25th. Free, but donations will be accepted to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. FAMILY FUN SUMMERFEST 2016 BLOCKBUSTER WEDNESDAYS: H3TV, magic & music show by Reggie “Regg”... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsan independent world religion for spiritual renewal; call 386-6900, 484-2506 or
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
an independent world religion for spiritual renewal; call 386-6900, 484-2506 or 483-6871. SATURDAY Chautauqua region Multiple Sclerosis Society Jones Hill Rehab Center, 51 Glasgow Ave., Jamestown, 9:30 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous: Living Sober... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Friends Honored For Raising More Than $100K For MS In Westportwere honored with the newly-created Mission Champion award at the annual meetin
Friends Honored For Raising More Than $100K For MS In Westport
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 12 days ago
were honored with the newly-created Mission Champion award at the annual meeting of the Connecticut Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. They two have raised $104,000 for the chapter. Nine years ago this winter, Patterson and Caney... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Singer Duke Mason returns to Topeka this weekend for fundraiserthe King Catholic Church, 5973 S.W. 25th St. There is no charge for admission,
Singer Duke Mason returns to Topeka this weekend for fundraiser
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
the King Catholic Church, 5973 S.W. 25th St. There is no charge for admission, and donations will benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Mason, who stands 3-foot-10, will be backed by a band at Sunday afternoon’s show. The Joplin,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Ron Cummins, Veteran Character Actor, Dies at 74niece Lauren and grandson Justin. Cummins gave his body to Science Cares for m
Ron Cummins, Veteran Character Actor, Dies at 74
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
niece Lauren and grandson Justin. Cummins gave his body to Science Cares for medical research and education, his sister said. Donations in his name can be made to the Motion Picture Television Fund or to the National Multiple Sclerosis... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Local band donates first album earnings to charitythe John Paul Jones in Whitehaven from 10pm. A percentage of the proceeds from
Local band donates first album earnings to charity
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
the John Paul Jones in Whitehaven from 10pm. A percentage of the proceeds from the ten-track album's sales will go to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. For information on how you can order a copy, visit from www.sunkband.com or... Read more
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Gazette News
Magic man conjures up £3,000 for charityannually in Blackpool. But after it proved a hit, they decided to host a speci
Magic man conjures up £3,000 for charity
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
annually in Blackpool. But after it proved a hit, they decided to host a special version in London to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society because Wayne suffers from the disease. Each person living with MS has unique symptoms and Wayne... Read more
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Pendle Today
Historic club honours past with memorial gardenthat suffered as well.” The garden will also be open to those who currently us
Historic club honours past with memorial garden
Pendle Today / Posted 17 days ago
that suffered as well.” The garden will also be open to those who currently use the club’s facilities, including the MS (Multiple Sclerosis) Society and Parkinson’s UK, enabling them to enjoy the scenery and make use of a new old-style tea... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“It’s so rewarding:” Multiple Sclerosis Society working closely with scientists to develop breakthroughs-- but have you seen the actual research? Kalt has recently been chosen as a c
“It’s so rewarding:” Multiple Sclerosis Society working closely with scientists to develop breakthroughs
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 19 days ago
-- but have you seen the actual research? Kalt has recently been chosen as a champion of health because she and the Multiple Sclerosis Society work tirelessly to fund research projects like the one Doctor Bonnie Dittel is working on at the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Robert E. Deemer, Jr., senior loan officer at Marine Midland Bankat Westminster Church, was co-president of the Harlem Road Elementary School PT
Robert E. Deemer, Jr., senior loan officer at Marine Midland Bank
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
at Westminster Church, was co-president of the Harlem Road Elementary School PTA and an active volunteer with Buffalo Multiple Sclerosis Society. An avid golfer, Mr. Deemer Jr. was a longtime member of Park Country Club, where he served as... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hockey benefit for MSand food. Live music by hockey dads "The Purple Drapes" follows at 8 p.m. All p
Hockey benefit for MS
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
and food. Live music by hockey dads "The Purple Drapes" follows at 8 p.m. All proceeds from Puck MS will go to The National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Preregister at bit.ly/2016PuckMS or register on site at the front desk. Visit facebook.com/p... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Using stem cell treatments, some multiple sclerosis patients see reversal, easing of disease symptomscells are being tested for their ability to treat immune disorders and promote
Using stem cell treatments, some multiple sclerosis patients see reversal, easing of disease symptoms
PR NewsChannel / Posted 21 days ago
cells are being tested for their ability to treat immune disorders and promote tissue repair,” according to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. “Further study is necessary to determine what kind of cells, frequency and dosage amount might... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Health care resource use and costs of H.P. Acthar® gel for multiple sclerosis relapseSymptoms of Multiple Sclerosis. Accessed April 19, 2016 at http://msfocus.org/S
Health care resource use and costs of H.P. Acthar® gel for multiple sclerosis relapse
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis. Accessed April 19, 2016 at http://msfocus.org/Symptoms-of-Multiple-Sclerosis.aspx National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS). Accessed April 19, 2016 at... Read more
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Medical News Today
Recognizing the Signs of Multiple Sclerosis ExacerbationThese periods of recovery can last for months to years. Primary progressive MS
Recognizing the Signs of Multiple Sclerosis Exacerbation
Medical News Today / Posted 22 days ago
These periods of recovery can last for months to years. Primary progressive MS (PPMS) As described by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, PPMS is the "worsening neurologic function (accumulation of disability) from onset of symptoms,... Read more
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Medical News Today
Advanced Multiple Sclerosis: What to Expectthe central nervous system (brain and spinal cord). MS can cause nerve damage t
Advanced Multiple Sclerosis: What to Expect
Medical News Today / Posted 22 days ago
the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord). MS can cause nerve damage that results in disability. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society describe MS as "an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Paul Wentworthis an observational research study for those with multiple sclerosis. Paul was
Paul Wentworth
Warren Times Observer / Posted 22 days ago
is an observational research study for those with multiple sclerosis. Paul was also associated with the Chautauqua Region Multiple Sclerosis Society. Paul is survived by two half brothers, David Parker of Garland, PA, Tallant (Nancy) Parker of... Read more
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Weston Mercury
GP’s 1,000-mile cycle in support of two charitiesaged 34, will ride 100 miles each day from John O’Groats to Land’s End with thr
GP’s 1,000-mile cycle in support of two charities
Weston Mercury / Posted 23 days ago
aged 34, will ride 100 miles each day from John O’Groats to Land’s End with three friends in July to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society and Melanoma Focus. Adam, who grew up in Long Ashton and now lives in Failand, said: “We decided... Read more
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FOX News
Neurologists warn against potentially dangerous ‘stem cell tourism’educate our patients not only in the clinic setting, but also by working with p
Neurologists warn against potentially dangerous ‘stem cell tourism’
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
educate our patients not only in the clinic setting, but also by working with patient advocacy groups such as the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and the ALS Association,” Imitola, who is also a member of Ohio State’s Neurological Institute,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
2017 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale car auction date set; see full coverage from this year's eventwhere the former "Tonight Show" host sold a truck from his famed auto collectio
2017 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale car auction date set; see full coverage from this year's event
The Arizona Republic / Posted 27 days ago
where the former "Tonight Show" host sold a truck from his famed auto collection, with proceeds going to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. It was one of many high-profile cars on the docket as the auction moved into day four. Rarest,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Legislator kills his own prescription drug bill after battle with insurance companiesin the nation.” A number of nonprofit groups have called for the ban on step t
Legislator kills his own prescription drug bill after battle with insurance companies
The News & Observer / Posted 28 days ago
in the nation.” A number of nonprofit groups have called for the ban on step therapy: Arthritis Foundation, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, National Patient Advocate Foundation, National Psoriasis Foundation and U.S. Pain Foundation.... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mom’s ride honors late cyclistBay, in part, because his mom was battling the disease. He also took part in ot
Mom’s ride honors late cyclist
The Toledo Blade / Posted 1 months ago
Bay, in part, because his mom was battling the disease. He also took part in other charity rides in support of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, including the Bike MS: Buckeye Breakaway near Cleveland, and Bike to Jack and Back in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Good News: Scholarships help those fighting MSArea scholarship winners for 2016 have been announced by the North Florida Chap
Good News: Scholarships help those fighting MS
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
Area scholarship winners for 2016 have been announced by the North Florida Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The scholarship program helps students affected by multiple sclerosis pursue a college or technical school education. The... Read more

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