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JUMPSTART® Program Coming to Greenwood, IN, on February 17

January 16th, 2018

Can Do Multiple Sclerosis is holding a free, one-day JUMPSTART® Program on Saturday, February 17, 2018, in Greenwood, IN. This educational and interactive program enables people with MS and their support partners learn the knowledge, skills, and tools to adopt healthy lifestyle behaviors and actively co-manage their MS

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2018 SKI for MS Dates Announced

January 4th, 2018

SKI for MS, a day-long community fundraising ski event benefiting families with multiple sclerosis (MS), will kick off February 3, 2018, with six events across the country. 

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Together. Transforming Families.

November 9th, 2017

Rhiannon, an attorney, wife, and mother, watched her life take an unexpected turn seven years ago when she received devastating news: she had multiple sclerosis. “I couldn’t walk a straight line. Swallowing became difficult. The fatigue was so unrelenting that I would be out to dinner with friends, and I would fall asleep at the table.”

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New Resources for Women to Manage Their MS

November 8th, 2017

To better understand what women experience early in their MS journey, Teva Pharmaceuticals with Wakefield Research conducted a survey amongst 1,000 newly diagnosed women. Using this feedback and the expertise of MS healthcare professionals (HCPs), Can Do MS worked with Teva to create resources for HCPs and women at this stage of their journey.

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MS Global Raises $219,665, Smashes Fundraising Goal by Over $9,000

November 7th, 2017

The MS Global charitable cycling team made up of 56 biking enthusiasts, including 12 with MS, powered through 14,400 miles in Mallorca, Spain, this September raising $219,665 for Can Do MS! 100% of proceeds support MS Global Scholarships, which provide full scholarships for families with MS to attend life-changing programs.

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Your Donation Goes Further On Colorado Gives Day!

November 3rd, 2017

Colorado’s largest day of giving, Colorado Gives Day, is taking place on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. On this day, thousands of people come together to support Colorado nonprofits like ours. But you don't have to wait until then to donate. Schedule your donation today!

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Patient Survey Studies Find Multiple Sclerosis Relapse is Underreported

November 3rd, 2017

STAINES-UPON-THAMES, United Kingdom, Oct. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: MNK), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced results from two company-sponsored surveys – the Multiple Sclerosis in America 2017 Survey (Poster P805) and a national patient survey conducted by Harris Poll (Poster P1267) – that suggest patient-reported multiple sclerosis (MS) relapse rates may be higher than often thought. 

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Can Do MS Launches New Online Interactive Education Program for Families With MS

October 11th, 2017

Can Do MS announced today Can Do On Demand, a new interactive educational program to help families with MS improve their overall quality of life and maintain healthy lifestyles.  Can Do On Demand is an online education portal that offers users a library of on-demand videos with engaging communication features.  Videos highlight interviews from a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals and includes recorded presentations from Can Do MS in-person programs on a variety of MS topics.

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JUMPSTART® Program Coming to Albuquerque, NM, on December 2

September 30th, 2017

Can Do Multiple Sclerosis is holding a free, one-day JUMPSTART® Program on Saturday, December 2, 2017, in Albuquerque, NM. This educational and interactive program enables people with MS and their support partners learn the knowledge, skills, and tools to adopt healthy lifestyle behaviors and actively co-manage their MS.

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JUMPSTART® Program Coming to Baltimore, MD, on December 2

September 30th, 2017

Can Do Multiple Sclerosis is holding a free, one-day JUMPSTART® Program on Saturday, December 2, 2017, in Baltimore, MD. This educational and interactive program enables people with MS and their support partners learn the knowledge, skills, and tools to adopt healthy lifestyle behaviors and actively co-manage their MS.

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