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eNews August 2012
Vitamin D may reduce disease activity

Three independent studies published

The results of three separate studies published in Neurology suggest that higher levels of vitamin D may reduce disease activity in people with MS. Read about each of these important studies and discover what the Society is funding in this area.

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Momentum Fall 2012The Many Forms of Family

The family of a person with multiple sclerosis is often profoundly changed by a diagnosis. The cover story of the Fall issue of Momentum follows several families as they live with—and adjust to—a life that includes MS.

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August 2: Investigators recruiting for study of ofatumumab in MS

July 31: New information posted on clinical trials in MS

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Biogen Idec; Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; and Teva Neuroscience, Inc.

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