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PBS Point-of-View Features Uncompromising Documentary of Life with Progressive MS

June 24, 2014

The PBS program Point-of-View (POV) opened its current season yesterday, June 23, with Jason DaSilva’s uncompromising award winning documentary of life with progressing MS, “When I Walk.” POV is TV’s longest running showcase of independent non-fiction films. The film is available to stream online through July 23, 2014. 

About Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system. There is currently no cure for MS. Symptoms vary from person to person and range from numbness and tingling, to mobility challenges, blindness and paralysis. An estimated 1 million people live with MS in the United States. Most people are diagnosed between the ages of 20 and 50, and it affects women three times more than men.

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The National MS Society, founded in 1946, funds cutting-edge research, drives change through advocacy, and provides programs and services to help people affected by MS live their best lives. Connect to learn more and get involved:, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or 1-800-344-4867.


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