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November 2012 National MS eNEWS
Achieving Happiness

How outlook can affect well-being

Achieving happiness has been shown to make people more successful in addressing the challenges they face, however big or small. Momentum magazine looks at positive approaches to living with MS and the five habits of happiness. Available free online or as an app for your mobile device.

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Enrollment for the 2013 Society Scholarship Program is now open

Research ImageAlemtuzumab shown to reduce relapse rates

Results of two large phase III clinical trials showed alemtuzumab (Genzyme, a Sanofi company), taken intravenously once a year for two years, significantly reduced relapse rates over interferon beta-1a treatment. One of the studies also suggested that alemtuzumab may significantly reduce worsening of disability. What’s the next step for alemtuzumab?

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Hurricane SandySociety help after Hurricane Sandy

The National MS Society can help families affected by MS find the support and services needed in the midst of crisis, or after the initial emergency has passed. Contact an
MS Navigator® to learn about financial resources for temporary living assistance, medications, and other MS-related needs at


More MS News

Nov 6: Testosterone shows nerve-protecting capabilities in mice with MS-like disease

Oct 29: Results of more than 1,250 studies shared at global MS research meeting

Oct 23: Settlement reached in lawsuit filed to block denials of services to Medicare recipients

Read more about these and other recent reports

This communication is partially sponsored through the generous support of
Biogen Idec; Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; and Teva Neuroscience, Inc.

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