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Discussion of the Month

There is exciting progress being made through innovative research related to the potential of many types of stem cells for slowing MS disease activity and for repairing damage to the nervous system. Join us for a conversation about stem cells and MS. Share your thoughts and questions below. And check back later this month as we discuss discuss this topic with two leading researchers, Dr. Richard Burt and Dr. Jeffrey Cohen.

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Symptoms of MS

Most symptoms of MS can be managed very effectively with medication, rehabilitation, and other management strategies. From fatigue to cognitive issues to sexual dysfunction, share strategies with others who are managing similar symptoms.

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Possible / New Diagnosis

If you or someone you know is currently going through the diagnostic process or has been recently diagnosed, this is a great place to start, get your questions answered, and find support from other people who can relate to what you’re going through.

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Daily Life

We are more than our MS diagnosis. This is a place to discuss other aspects of our lives: relationships, parenting, healthy living, hobbies/recreation, traveling, employment, and more.

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Employment and MS

For questions about employment, your rights, requesting accommodations, when and whether to disclose, and more. Talk with each other and with National MS Society’s Benefits & Employment Team.

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Get Involved

Find and share ways to get connected to our common cause – ending MS. Share why and how you connect with the MS Movement—even promote your event or fundraiser or advocacy work for others to join in. What you do and what you give makes a difference.

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