MS CURE FUND is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to:
Increasing awareness and understanding of Multiple Sclerosis and its debilitating symptoms
Providing help and information to newly diagnosed patients
Conducting educational programs & seminars for patients, along with MS neurologist led forums for support & case discussion
Raising much needed funds going directly to the scientists and clinicians researching a cure for MS
MS Cure Fund was founded in 2004 by an MS patient who experienced difficulty accessing support for newly diagnosed MS patients within her local community and committed herself to making a difference for others.
MS Quick Facts
In 1936, only 8% of patients were reported to survive beyond 20 years after onset of illness
MS is thought to be an autoimmune disease but currently debates continue on this subject
MS is a progressive disease for which there is not a cure yet
Although the numbers are on the rise, that does not mean MS is. Due to the recent use of MRI scanning , MS has just become easier to diagnose.