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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America Transforms Website with a New Look and New Technology
Date:11/27/2007

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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America is a national nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to enriching the quality of life for everyone affected by multiple sclerosis. MSAA offers programs and services including a toll-free Helpline (1-800-532-7667); support groups; equipment ranging from grab bars to wheelchairs; MRI funding and insurance advocacy; educational literature including a quarterly magazine, The Motivator; regional events and activities; MSi technology program featuring educational videos; Lending Library; cooling program for heat-sensitive individuals; and more.

To make a donation to MSAA or to inquire about volunteering or fundraising, please call (800) 532-7667 or visit http://www.msassociation.org for more information.

The most common neurological disorder diagnosed in young adults, multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease of the central nervous system. This disorder damages or destroys the protective covering (known as myelin) surrounding the nerves, causing reduced communication between the brain and nerve pathways. Common symptoms include visual problems, overwhelming fatigue, difficulty with balance and coordination, and various levels of impaired mobility. MS is not contagious or fatal.


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