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The latest news and insights on MS.


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Fall 2014

Readers praise Momentum stories about the beating summer heat and other topics.

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Society scholarships keep giving

Fall 2014

Megan Lafferty, who credits her experience with MS healthcare for her ambition to become a doctor, has been named the National MS Society 2014 Presidential Scholar.

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Hormones and gender under the microscope

Fall 2014

At a recent conference of the American Academy of Neurology, studies examining the effects of estriol and menopause on MS were discussed.

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Everyday Matters program makes a positive difference

Fall 2014

Participants in the National MS Society’s Everyday Matters program report a range of benefits in their lives, including increased confidence in dealing with life challenges, and greater connection with others.

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A bounty of knowledge

Fall 2014

Thanks to many survey responses, in-depth interviews and conversations, we now have a deeper and clearer understanding of what it means to live with MS today. Those insights will form the basis of our strategic plan, our road map for the future.

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@Momentum

Summer 2014

Readers praise Momentum stories about the difficulties of carepartnering and the benefits of hippotherapy.

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New guideline on emotional disorders

Summer 2014

We need better research to determine the best diagnosis, screening and treatment tools for emotional disorders in people with MS, according to a new guideline.

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More support for vitamin D

Summer 2014

A Harvard study confirms the benefits of vitamin D in people with MS.

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Survey results: Emotional challenges and MS

Summer 2014

What common mood disorders have Momentum readers experienced since being diagnosed? Find out the results of a recent survey.

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Opening to advocacy

Spring 2014

National MS Society CEO and president Cyndi Zagieboylo reflects on MS Awareness Week and the power of connections.