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The Society offers many programs and services to help people affected by MS live their best lives. Find resources in your area to learn, connect, and get support.

  1. IN PERSON Exercise

    MS Aquatics Class: Shreveport

    Fee is $5 per month.

    Multiple Dates
    Shreveport, LA 71103See Map
  2. ONLINE Emotional Health

    Websites: HelpPRO

    Need someone to talk to? Help Pro can help you meet your unique counseling needs by using their free, online database to find a counselor, or by calling 800-652-0155.

  3. IN PERSON Nutrition

    Teleconference Series: Nutrition

    This teleconference covers the important roles of diet and exercise in managing and minimizing symptoms of MS.

    (recorded: 8 Mar 2010; time/size: 1h17m15s/14.4MB)

  4. IN PERSON Treating MS

    Third-Party Services: LSU Health Science Center (New Orleans MS Clinic)

    Dr. Amy Gutierrez, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurology; Drs. Jesus Lovera & Bridget Bagert, Dept. of Neurology

    MS Clinic Hours: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Wednesdays.

  5. IN PERSON Exercise

    MS Aquatics Class: Lake Charles

    Classes are twice a week for a $5 co-pay, thanks to a generous donation from the Powell Group Fund/Baton Rouge Area Foundation of Lake Charles.

    Multiple Dates
    Lake Charles, LA 70605See Map
  6. IN PERSON Exercise

    MS Aquatics Class: Metairie

    Multiple Dates
    Metairie, LA 70006See Map
  7. IN PERSON Exercise

    MS Yoga Class: Covington

    MS-specific class; registration with the fitness center is not required. Fee is $5.00 per class; holders of Choice 65 insurance can work out at the facility at no cost.

    Multiple Dates
    Covington, LA 70433See Map
  8. IN PERSON Exercise

    MS Yoga Class: New Orleans

    Join instructor Louanne Cho for MS Yoga and Meditation. Class is open to all levels of ability, and spouses/carepartners are welcome to attend.

    Multiple Dates
    New Orleans, LA 70115See Map
  9. ONLINE Exercise

    Websites: ActiveMSers

    ActiveMSers is designed to help, motivate, and inspire those with multiple sclerosis to stay as active as possible—physically, intellectually, and socially—regardless of physical limitations.

  10. IN PERSON Symptom Management

    Teleconference Series: Cognitive Changes in MS

    This teleconference covers the role of cognition in people living with MS, how cognition can be affected by MS, and how these symptoms can impact treatment.

    (recorded: 12 Apr 2010; time/size: 1h17m10s/19.4MB)