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  • Resource Guide for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

    RESOURCES

    Address:706 Haddonfield RoadCherry Hill, NJ 08002

    Phone:856-488-4500

    Internet address: http://www.msaa.com

    Description of services provided:This site provides information about the disease and aims to improve the quality of life for patients and caregivers. It offers support groups, assistive devices, and respite programs to MS patients.

    RESOURCES

    Address:733 Third AvenueNew York, NY 10017

    Phone:1-800- Fight MS (1-800-344-4867)

    Internet address: http://www.nationalmssociety.org

    Description of services provided:This site provides information about MS and funds research into the cause, treatment, and cure for the disease. A network of local chapters offers self-help and advocacy programs.

    RESOURCES

    Address:6350 North Andrews AvenueFort Lauderdale, FL 33309

    Phone:888-MSFOCUS

    Internet address: http://www.msfocus.org/

    Description of services provided:This site offers support to assist people with MS in "maintaining health and well-being." In addition to the "MS Community," there are many articles to help people learn more about MS, including strategies to cope with this condition.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 10/2012
    • Update Date: 10/11/2012
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