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Volunteers sending MS 150 cyclists out in style. #ms150 #bikeMS
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2016 MS Youth Camp in Amery, Wisc., was a whole lot of fun this year. Nearly 100 young people affected by MS came together for a week to share a summer adventure, build friendships and (most importantly) have fun. Check out this year's recap video below and go to http://bit.ly/28S54Cd to learn more!
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More than 1,000 doctors and researchers met at ACTRIMS (Americas Committee for the Treatment and Research in MS) to share research results, focused on understanding more of the basic biology of MS to find better therapies.

Advances were reported from many different avenues of research, driving breakthroughs that will stop MS, restore function and end MS forever.

The latest about MS treatments, related legislation, updates on the Society, and people living with MS.
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"When I make visits to the infusion center for my treatment, I meet others who are battling with me and it's most always an automatic, tight-knit connection right off the bat. I hear stories of what "used to be" from MS veterans and it's so uplifting to know that progress is being made with help from Bike MS fundraising we do each year." - Jessica Lam, who was diagnosed with MS in 2007

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"I can’t stand. That’s the entire sentence—not an abridged version or a double entendre. I really have a difficult time standing in place...Unfortunately, there’s a WHOLE lot of standing in this world."

I can’t stand. That’s the entire sentence—not an abridged version or a double entendre. I really have a difficult time standing in place...
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Minnesota State Action Day is February 27 in St. Paul. If you'd like to share your MS story with state legislators to gain support for MS movement priorities, register at http://ntl.ms/2AGalYb.

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The price goes up tomorrow! Sign up today and save for Bike MS: Iowa Ride 2018. We can't wait to ride with all of you! #bikeMS Sign up today: http://ntl.ms/bikems2018.

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The price goes up in 10 days for Bike MS: Twin Cities Ride 2018. Sign up today here: http://ntl.ms/bikems2018 and get ready for the best event of the year! #bikeMS

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Miguel climbed 61 flights of stairs while wearing a 40-pound vest and carrying his 60-pound son on his back in support of his wife who is living with MS.

A 1,200-step stair climb, a 40-pound vest and a 60-pound 4-year-old by Mike Knight Papa, will you carry me?” 4-year-old Alejandro Alava begged his father, Miguel. What parent hasn’t received such a plea, a heartstring-tugging request nearly impossible to refuse?…Read more ›
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Almost all of our Bike MS rides are open for 2018, which means the season is so close!
Do you ride in Bike MS? If so, which Bike MS event are you participating in this year?

Find your ride today: http://ntl.ms/bikems2018

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"This Valentine’s Day, I am my own Valentine! I’m sending myself all of the mental roses I can to congratulate myself for making it this far. Every single day that I wake up, get out of bed, and smile is something to celebrate...Do yourself a favor this Valentine’s Day and love yourself. On your good days, bad days and those in between; you are fighting your silent battle every single day, so take this day to say 'I'm amazing.'"

How do you practice self-love?

I don’t know if anyone else experienced this, but after my diagnosis, I felt like half a person. I felt like everyone around me could see that I was “incomplete” because of the...
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"We’re helping our mommy and her team raise money for Walk MS 2018. This is a very special thing to us, because our mom has MS, so we wanna help her and everyone with it find a cure. Every bit helps, and we appreciate your help! Woof! Love, Evey and Remi." --eveythelab_remithepitt shared on Instagram. #walkMS

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You can be an MS activist and drive change by sharing your story - no experience required. Meet local activists at the state capitol on February 27 and join more than 100,000 activists nationwide at http://ntl.ms/BecomeAnMSActivist. Register for Minnesota State Action Day at http://ntl.ms/2AGalYb.

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A research team funded by the National MS Society found that a program of exercises focusing on balance, including eye and head movements and walking, improved balance, fatigue, cognition, dizziness and quality of life in people with MS significantly more than an untreated control group.

The latest about MS treatments, related legislation, updates on the Society, and people living with MS.
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The price goes up in 10 days for Bike MS: Iowa Ride 2018. Sign up today here: http://ntl.ms/bikems2018 and get ready for the best event of the year! #bikeMS

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Innovative research is being done in the area of myelin repair in MS. Read some of the latest findings presented at the 2018 ACTRIMS Forum.

There were many talks about some really interesting and promising research at the 2018 ACTRIMS Forum. What’s great is that you can browse the online abstracts (scientific summaries) of the...
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"Bike MS has become a family tradition. It's the first thing that goes on my calendar every year. I ride because it allows me to fight back against my mom's disease, while remembering my dad. I also love meeting the other riders and hearing their story. I'm very chatty on the road!" - Krista, when asked why she rides in #bikeMS.

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What do you do to stay calm through an MRI?

"I’ve developed a bit of a game plan when I’m facing time in the tube..."
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