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Aug 24, 2016, 07:04 ET National MS Society and University of Iowa Launch $1 Million Clinical Trial to Test Dietary Approaches to Treating Fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis

 The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has just committed more than $1 million to support a clinical trial at the University of Iowa led by...


Jun 09, 2016, 07:07 ET National MS Society Receives Life-Changing Gift to Help People with MS Live Their Best Lives

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has received a significant life-changing gift that will establish and fund the Edward M. Dowd Personal...


Apr 06, 2016, 08:07 ET National MS Society Invests Over $25 Million In New Research And Clinical Training To Stop Multiple Sclerosis, Restore Function And End MS Forever

 The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has committed over $25 million to support an expected 60 new MS research projects, as well as 7 MS...


Mar 07, 2016, 08:07 ET Share How You are Stronger than MS During MS Awareness Week March 7-13, 2016 and Beyond

 The National Multiple Sclerosis Society's new awareness campaign will kick off during MS Awareness Week March 7–13 and will engage...


Dec 29, 2015, 08:07 ET MS Research Highlights For 2015 And Beyond

 Important research progress occurred in 2015, offering new leads in stopping multiple sclerosis in its tracks, restoring function that has...


Dec 29, 2015, 08:07 ET MS Research Highlights For 2015 And Beyond

 Important research progress occurred in 2015, offering new leads in stopping multiple sclerosis in its tracks, restoring function that has...


Dec 23, 2015, 08:35 ET Multiple Sclerosis Patients Enjoy Yoga With a Volunteer

Gail Pickens-Barger is a doTERRA Elite Wellness Advocate, but that's just a small part of who she is and what she does for those in need. For 15...


Dec 23, 2015, 08:35 ET Multiple Sclerosis Patients Enjoy Yoga With a Volunteer

Gail Pickens-Barger is a doTERRA Elite Wellness Advocate, but that's just a small part of who she is and what she does for those in need. For 15...


Nov 05, 2015, 08:07 ET National MS Society Invests Over $21 Million In New Research

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has committed over $21 million to support an expected 78 new MS research projects as part of a...


Sep 22, 2015, 08:30 ET Dimension Data Sets Goal To Raise $300,000 For The Multiple Sclerosis Society's 2015 Bike MS: City To Shore Ride

Dimension Data, the global ICT services and solutions provider, announced today that it is aiming to raise $300,000 for the National Multiple...


May 27, 2015, 07:04 ET People Around The World Are Sharing What Makes Them Stronger Than Multiple Sclerosis

 The World MS Day campaign led by the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation unites MS organizations globally to raise awareness of...


Apr 21, 2015, 09:15 ET MuckFest® MS Kicks Off Mud Fun Run Season with New Obstacles: Rope Bridge with Confetti Cannons, Zip Lines, Stunt Bag Leap!

This weekend, National Multiple Sclerosis Society and Event 360 kick off the 2015 season of MuckFest MS in Boston. MuckFest MS, a mud &...


Apr 08, 2015, 07:07 ET National MS Society Invests $28 Million in New Research to Stop Multiple Sclerosis, Restore Function and End MS Forever

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has committed $28 million to support an expected 84 new MS research projects and training awards. These are...


Mar 11, 2015, 11:03 ET University of Cambridge Neurologist Awarded Dystel Prize for MS Research

The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society are awarding the 2015 John Dystel Prize for MS Research to...


Mar 02, 2015, 08:07 ET Share Why You Connect to the MS Movement During MS Awareness Week March 2-8, 2015

 This year, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society's annual awareness campaign kicks off March 2–8 and will provide opportunities for...


May 07, 2014, 07:42 ET Ford Mustang 50 Years Convertible Being Raffled To Benefit The National Multiple Sclerosis Society

 The National MS Society, coordinated by its Michigan Chapter, is partnering with the Ford Motor Company to raffle off a 2015 Mustang 50 years...


Mar 27, 2014, 07:07 ET National MS Society Invests $29 Million In New Research To Stop Multiple Sclerosis, Restore Function And End MS Forever

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has committed another $29 million to support an expected 83 new MS research projects and training awards....


Mar 03, 2014, 07:07 ET Share Why You Connect to the MS Movement During MS Awareness Week March 3-9 2014

 Creating a world free of multiple sclerosis requires a collaborative effort. That's why starting today, March 3, individuals and MS groups...


Feb 27, 2014, 07:07 ET National MS Society Launches Next Generation Of Its Website

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has re-designed its website to help people affected by MS better and more easily connect to the...


Dec 19, 2013, 07:17 ET Major Advancements Made in 2013 Toward Treating and Understanding MS Reports National MS Society

The National MS Society continues to pursue all promising paths to uncover solutions for everyone with MS, wherever those opportunities exist,...


Dec 17, 2013, 09:17 ET National MS Society and EMD Serono, Inc. Announce Recipients of Funding for Multiple Sclerosis Research

-- The National MS Society through Fast Forward and EMD Serono provide funding of up to $1.3 million in 2013 to accelerate early-stage research in...


Dec 09, 2013, 16:52 ET TWFG Kick Starts "Gran Fondo" Bicycle Ride

 Assuming title sponsorship of the Gran Fondo: Texas TMCO™ bicycle ride and race for the benefit of the Texas Medical Center Orchestra...