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March 2009

Personal Stories

Connect with others whose lives are affected by MS, like NFL coach Norv Turner.

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MS Fact

Approximately 400,000 Americans have MS, and every week about 200 people are diagnosed.

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In the News

"The Amazing Race" Host Phil Keoghan Takes the MS Movement on a Ride Across America

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Miles Walked

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Research News

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A Great Year for Research
MS Awareness Week 2009 has just concluded! As one way to mark the event, we take a look at some of the many advances that researchers have made toward a world free of MS since this time last year.
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Getting Results


A Texas Walker
Tragedy gave Lari Ainsworth clarity. Learn how she turned her MS diagnosis and a staggering personal loss into a sense of gratitude, becoming an inspiration to other Walk MS participants in Texas.
Meet Lari  >>

Moving Forward

Moving Forward

 A New Center of Excellence in New York
People with MS will be among the first to benefit from a new initiative at New York University's Langone Medical Center, thanks in part to the Society's emphasis on collaboration.
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Get Involved

Get Involved

Get Involved: MS Research Funds
Congress is considering providing vital funds for MS Research. If our efforts are successful, Congress will invest $15 million to support MS researchers whose discoveries could hold the key to new treatments or a cure. There is no time to lose! Ask your members of Congress to support funding for MS research in the CDMRP program.
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This communication is partially sponsored through the generous support of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; EMD Serono, Inc. and Pfizer, Inc.; Genentech and Biogen Idec.

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