RSVP Now for Telling It Like It Is: A Day for Men Living with MS - National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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The National Capital Chapter works to improve the quality of life for people affected by MS in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area and raise funds for critical MS research. Join the movement toward a world free of MS.


RSVP Now for Telling It Like It Is: A Day for Men Living with MS

April 22, 2014

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, National Capital Chapter, invites you to join other men living with MS for a unique opportunity to explore issues related to being male and having MS. On Saturday, May 31, learn about common MS symptoms of urinary and sexual dysfunction from board certified urologist Dr. Michael Phillips. Dr. Phillips is a clinical professor of urology at The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences and is on staff with the GWU Medical Faculty Associates. Dr. Phillips will discuss how these symptoms present themselves, their prevalence, treatment options, and research being done on the subject. Learn more and register today.

About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis, an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system, interrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body. 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 at least two to three times more women than men being diagnosed with the disease. MS affects more than 2.3 million people worldwide.


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