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Published as a special resource from the Nancy Davis Foundation for MS and WebMD.

Multiple Sclerosis Facts

Who Gets Multiple Sclerosis?

As many as 350,000 Americans have MS. About 10,000 new cases are diagnosed each year.

  • Women are twice as likely as men to get MS.
  • Whites are twice as likely to develop MS as other races.
  • Most people feel their first symptoms between ages 20 and 40.

Nancy Davis Foundation For MS

The foundation is dedicated to the treatment and ultimate cure of MS. Funding research is the core focus of the foundation. Their annual MS Forum & Expo on May 8th featured top MS doctors discussing the latest advances in MS research and patient care.

Multiple Sclerosis Poll

What type of MS do you have?

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