Action

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Fighting for access

MS activists advocate for more affordable medications.

collage of many photos of diverse faces

Speaking out

People with MS advocate for changes in policies to improve the lives of everyone living with the disease.

Phil Fox cyclist MS

Meet the Bike MS cyclist who broke the world record

Phil Fox: ultra-cyclist, world record holder and Bike MS participant

Sylvia Lawry, founder of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Sylvia Lawry: Tireless crusader

National MS Society founder left no stone unturned in her crusade to find a cure.

Inspiring people

The winners of our 2020 Inspiration Awards went above and beyond.

Josh Jacobson

2020 Inspiration Award winner: Josh Jacobson

Josh Jacobson keeps riding for the cause — and the people.

Deloes Wolfe

2020 Inspiration Award winner: Delores Wolfe

Delores Wolfe writes notes, makes pies and raises funds.

Lisa McRipley

2020 Inspiration Award winner: Lisa McRipley

Lisa McRipley learned an early lesson in empowerment.

Dawnia Baynes

2020 Inspiration Award winner: Dawnia Baynes

Dawnia Baynes sees obstacles as opportunities.

HERT members Peter Oleinick, Bruce Ungar and Alan Iszauk

Bike MS: The Hungarian Ex-Cycled Racing Team

Lifelong friends keep biking to fight MS.

MS through the ages

How you experience MS may depend on how old you are and your diagnosis date. Stories from people ages 23 through 76.

Knowing your own mind

How to distinguish multiple sclerosis cognitive issues from dementia or Alzheimer’s disease.

Weight training

A vest with a few extra ounces could help people with multiple sclerosis improve their balance and reduce falls.

Boost your eye-Q

Most people with multiple sclerosis experience vision problems. Here are ways to help protect your peepers.

Lighten the load

Adaptive tools can make things a little easier when you’re living with multiple sclerosis.

You want to know what?

People with MS get a lot of questions. Here’s how you can answer — or not.

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