Latest National Multiple Sclerosis Society Stories

2010-03-08 04:07:00

NEW YORK, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- MS Awareness Week March 8-14 is the time for the nation to go orange and move it to end multiple sclerosis, a disease where someone is newly diagnosed every hour of every day.

2010-03-04 07:00:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- March 8-14 is MS National Awareness Week and the National MS Society Michigan Chapter kicks off the week with its first-ever YouTube video contest and activities planned across the state. For the month-long "What Moves You?" contest, participants are asked to submit short videos creatively expressing reasons for supporting the National MS Society and encouraging others to join in.

2010-02-12 08:46:00

NEW YORK, N.Y., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- For every person living with and affected by MS there is a unique story about how they move forward with their lives.

2010-02-07 09:17:54

Fewer African Americans than Caucasians develop multiple sclerosis (MS), statistics show, but their disease progresses more rapidly, and they don't respond as well to therapies, a new study by neurology researchers at the University at Buffalo has found.

2010-01-25 08:00:00

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the NRI Welfare Society of India recognized Bhupendra Khatri, M.D., of Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center with its prestigious Hind Rattan Award. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090303/CG78204LOGO-b) Dr.

2010-01-22 17:27:00

FDA Approves Fampridine SR, Now Called Ampyra, to Improve Walking for People With All Types of Multiple Sclerosis NEW YORK, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2010-01-19 13:45:00

Lease for Additional 48,000 Square Feet Makes MS Research and Treatment Center Largest in the World NEW YORK, Jan.

2010-01-19 08:00:00

Patient Advocacy Partners Forge Collaboration to Fund Discovery of New Drugs that Target the Immune System NEW YORK and MILAN, Italy, Jan.

2009-12-22 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- 2009 saw exciting research progress, unprecedented opportunities on the horizon, and more scientists than ever working on resolving important questions.

2009-11-17 09:02:18

Magnetic resonance images (MRI) of patients diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in childhood show that pediatric onset multiple sclerosis is more aggressive, and causes more brain lesions, than MS diagnosed in adulthood, researchers at the University at Buffalo have reported.

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