Please join us for free educational teleconferences from the convenience of your home. Calls are from 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Registration is required. Previous recordings are available for you to listen to online.
November 12, 2013 - Maintaining Relationships
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 selfless 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
February 11, 2014 - MS Top 10 List
This teleconference will highlight the top happenings in the field of MS, looking at diagnosis, current treatment options, rehabilitation therapy and more.
May 13, 2014 - Overcoming Cognitive Challenges
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
August 12, 2014 - Alternative Therapies
Alternative therapies are difficult to define and can include anything from drugs and diet to food supplements, mental exercises and life-style changes. This teleconference will help identify and discuss alternative options.
Speaker: Sibyl E. Wray, MD