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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.

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  1. ONLINE MS Education

    "Términos y definiciones usados en la esclerosis múltiple: inglés-español"

    (English-Spanish MS Terms and Definitions) ¿Tiene problemas con los términos de la EM en inglés? Descargue "Términos y definiciones usados en la esclerosis múltiple: inglés-español".

  2. ONLINE Adaptive Equipment

    How to Choose the Mobility Device that is Right for You (.pdf)

    Understand the full range of tools available to stay functionally mobile, comfortable and safe. Offers full-color photos of devices ranging from the simplest cane to the most complex power chair, guidance on how to determine if and when a device might be appropriate, and important safety tips. Introduces readers to assistive technology professionals and outlines the steps involved in a comprehensive evaluation for a wheeled mobility device. (New August 2013)

  3. ONLINE Complementary and Alternative Medicines

    Vitamins, Minerals, and Herbs in MS: An Introduction (.pdf)

    Practical guide to diet supplements for people with MS. Outlines what is and is not known, with references for further study. By Allen Bowling, MD, PhD, and Thomas Stewart, PA-C, MS, JD. (last updated August 2011)

  4. IN PERSON Recreation

    Camps: Camp Can Do

    Camp Can Do is a 3-day camp for people living with MS who require assistance with everyday living.

    Multiple Dates
    Burton, TX 77835See Map
  5. ONLINE Symptom Management

    Fatigue: What You Should Know (.pdf)

    MS fatigue can be reduced with treatments and self-help. (last updated January 2012)

  6. IN PERSON Nutrition

    Teleconference Series: Nutrition and MS

    This teleconference covers good diet and nutrition for people living with MS.

    (recorded: 12 Jan 2009; time/size: 1h09m07s/16.6MB)

  7. ONLINE Financial Assistance

    Websites: United Way

    As many as one-third of working Americans do not earn enough money to meet their basic needs. Wages have not kept pace with the rising cost of housing, healthcare, and education and currently, 40 million Americans are working in low-paying jobs without basic health and retirement benefits. For families walking a financial tightrope, unable to save for college, a home, or retirement, United Way is here to help.

  8. IN PERSON Support and Self Help Groups

    Self-Help Group: Edgewood

    Self-help group for individuals living with MS.

    Multiple Dates
    Edgewood, NM 87015See Map
  9. ONLINE Insurance

    Websites: US Social Security Program

    U.S. Social Security Disability (SSD) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) programs website

  10. ONLINE Insurance

    Websites: US Medicare Program

    U.S. Medicare program website

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