Latest National Multiple Sclerosis Society Stories

2011-04-22 09:00:00

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One hundred and eighty miles -- Houston to Austin, Texas -- that's the challenge bike riders in the BP MS 150 overcame on April 16 and 17 in a fund-raising event for Multiple Sclerosis.

2011-04-19 07:00:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of people across Michigan will walk in 14 communities in support of 18,000 Michiganders living with multiple sclerosis2011 is 23rd anniversary of chapter's largest fundraising eventWalk MS events take place in April, May, June and SeptemberGoal is to raise more than $1.2 million Join the experience and register at www.walkMSmi.orgFourteen sites across Michigan will host "Walk MS 2011" events beginning Saturday, April 30, with...

2011-04-13 16:06:00

HOUSTON, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuddruckers (NYSE: LUB), the Texas-born home of the World's Greatest Hamburgers, is riding out multiple sclerosis with Lockton Companies, LLC, the world's largest, privately owned, independent insurance broker, for the 2011 BP MS 150 charity bike ride April 16-17 throughout the Texas Hill Country.

2011-04-02 00:00:03

Asher's Chocolates and Meadowood Retirement Community Support National Multiple Sclerosis Society Walk MS Souderton, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 01, 2011 More than 20 residents and staff members of the Meadowood at Worcester retirement community will participate in Walk MS on Sunday, May 1, 2011 at North Penn High School.

2011-03-14 06:03:00

Find Out During MS Awareness Week March 14 - 20, 2011 NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Multiple sclerosis is a life altering disease that affects each person in a unique and different way.

2011-03-09 18:26:16

An international panel has revised and simplified the "McDonald Criteria" commonly used to diagnose multiple sclerosis, incorporating new data that should speed the diagnosis without compromising accuracy.

2011-03-09 09:52:00

EXTON, Pa., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Physiotherapy Associates, the nation's foremost provider of outpatient rehabilitation services, will celebrate Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week in more than 600 of its clinical facilities across the U.S.

2010-12-21 00:01:51

2010: A Year of Significant Progress in MS Research (Vocus/PRWEB) December 20, 2010 Exciting advances were made in 2010 in virtually every field of MS research. Progress toward finding new therapies for MS is illustrated by the availability of the first oral disease-modifying therapy for MS.

2010-12-20 05:04:00

National MS Society Leads the Way in Cutting Edge Research to Stop MS, Restore Function and End MS Forever NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Exciting advances were made in 2010 in virtually every field of MS research.

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  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.