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  • Kris-MSConnection
    A new National MS Society-led study says nearly 1 million people are living with MS in the United States. That’s more than twice the previously reported number. Learn more: ntlms.org/2XasMany  #TwiceAsMany #ThisisMS
  • maria1
    To put that in perspective, unless my math is wrong, we are 0.003% of the population. While we may not be unique we are rare, aint we lucky, giggle.
  • golgotha
    Sometimes it sucks to have taught a few math classes Maria. I cannot resist the urge of grading papers. :-)

    Your math was correct but the percent sign shifts the decimal point two places. We're about 0.3% of the US population.
  • maria1
    golgotha, thanks for correcting my paper, glad to know someone is checking.