Join us from the comfort of your own phone for informative conference calls on a diverse range of topics for people living with MS. This educational series is free and made available through the collaboration of the many chapters of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Registration is free.
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Maintaining Relationships | November 12, 2013 | 6:30–7:30 PM
MS poses many challenges to all people impacted by a formal diagnosis; everyone from the person diagnosed with the disease to the loved ones who provide their selfl ess care and support. Patience, empathy and understanding are among the keys to joint success in managing life with MS. Discover how to empower yourself and your loved ones to boldly move forward together, despite MS. Speakers: Dan & Jennifer Digmann, MS Advocates CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ARCHIVED NOVEMBER 2013 TELECONFERENCE
Top 10 List in MS | February 11, 2014 | 6:30–7:30 PM
This teleconference will highlight the top happenings in the field of MS, looking at diagnosis, current treatment options, rehabilitation therapy and more. Speaker: TBD
Overcoming Cognitive Challenges | May 13, 2014 | 6:30–7:30 PM
Memory problems, difficulty concentrating and slowness in processing information are all cognitive challenges associated with MS. In this teleconference participants will learn about the role of cognition in MS as well as information on cognitive rehabilitation, and tips to help manage cognitive symptoms. Speaker: Kristine Herfkens, PhD
Alternative Therapies in MS | August 12, 2014 | 6:30–7:30 PM
Alternative therapies are difficult to define and can include anything from drugs and diet to food supplements, mental exercises and lifestyle changes. This teleconference will help identify and discuss alternative options.
Speaker: Sibyl E. Wray, MD