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
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.
MS was first recognized as a disorder in the late nineteenth century
MS is the most common central nervous disease in young adults
Approximately 200 people are diagnosed with the disease per week, more than one person every hour