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President Biden Signs Additional Executive Orders on COVID-19, Healthcare, and More

January 29, 2021

Since taking office on January 20th, the Biden Administration has implemented many policies through executive orders that may benefit or impact people with MS. These policies have largely been in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, economic security, equity, healthcare, housing, transportation and immigration issues. 

Click here to view a list of executive orders that we believe may impact people with MS. To view all of the executive orders issued by President Biden, please click here

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.

About the National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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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