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What Will You Do? Join the Movement to End Multiple Sclerosis During MS Awareness Week March 10-17
Date:3/10/2008

The "Join the Movement" campaign has also inspired a wide variety of support from corporations who have donated time, space, creative services and funds to ensure the success of MS Awareness Week and help people with MS move their lives forward. Thanks to the leadership of these corporate supporters, MS Awareness Week 2008 has once again increased the visibility of the MS movement. The National MS Society extends a thank-you to: Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Clear Channel Communications, Developers Diversified Realty, EMD Serono and Pfizer Inc, Endless Pools Inc, Genentech/Biogen Idec, Microsoft, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Teva Neuroscience, The Vitamin Shoppe, and Westfield Shopping Centres.

National MS Chapter Activities

From coast to coast, the Society's 50-state network of chapters are introducing their own special events to support MS Awareness Week and encourage people to "Join the MS Movement." They include billboards, banners and displays, "go orange" days, state capitol advocacy days, health fairs, on-the-road MS awareness tours, and alliances with local business and cultural institutions. To find out what is happening in your area, contact your local Society office at 1-800-344-4867 or visit http://www.nationalmssociety.org to find your chapter.

About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis interrupts the flow of information between the brain and the body and stops people from moving. Every hour in the United States, someone is newly diagnosed with MS, an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system. Symptoms range from numbness and tingling to blindness and paralysis. The progress, severity and specific symptoms of MS in any one person cannot yet be predicted, but advances in research and treatment are moving us closer to a world free of MS. Most people with MS are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50, with more than twice as many wo
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