Happy Holidays!

The MSCGW would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays ! We will be closing December 24th at noon and reopening Monday, December 28th. We can be contacted at [email protected] if needed. Have a great Christmas !

 

Vitamin D and MS

A new study suggests that Vitamin D could repair nerve damage in MS.

Make sure to check out the article , and remember to take your Vitamin D !

Happy Thanksgiving !

Wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving, and just a reminder we will be closing the office on Thursday and Friday this week (26th and 27th).
We will be checking our email periodically at [email protected]
Have a great holiday!!!

Mango Health App

This new app is designed to help you manage your medications and take better charge of your health. Not only does it help you remember to take you medications on time , it also helps keep track of blood pressure, heart rate, and much more. It is free and compatible for both the Apple app store and Google Play; download it today !

Volunteer with the Brain Health Registry!

The Brain Health Registry,is looking for people 18 or older to participate in a free online study! It focuses on understanding brain health across the lifespan and is designed to accelerate the discovery of cures and treatments for conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s,Traumatic Brain Injury and other brain disorders. By volunteering to participate, you'll help researchers better understand how our brains function and change over time. Participation is easy and all online. You answer questions, take online cognitive tests, and return every 3-6 months to do the same.
To find out more using the link is below !

Brain Health Registry

ECTRIMS 2015 ROUND UP !

ECTRIMS (European Committee for Treatment and Research In Multiple Sclerosis) hosts the world's largest conference devoted to basic and clinical research in MS. Click here for a brief review of the latest MS research developments !

 

2015 Making Strides Soiree!

The third annual Making Strides Soirée  will be held December 12, 2015 at Historic Eastern Market's North Hall! The Soirée will bring together young professionals from around the D.C. area for an upscale night featuring music, dancing, open bar, and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Attendees will also have the chance to bid on D.C. neighborhood-themed packages in the silent auction while raising their glass to ending MS forever! For more information and to buy your tickets, visit MS Events 

More information can also be found on their facebook page !

Office Closed for Labor Day

The MS Center will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2015, in observance of the Labor Day Holiday. We will re-open on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 8 am. Emails will be periodically checked at [email protected]

Have a relaxing and restful holiday ; it is suppose to be beautiful this weekend !

Doggy Swim!

Saturday, Sep 12th, from 10 AM to 2pm NVRPA waterparks are opening up all 5 locations to take your best friend for a swim in their pools ! They will be exclusively open for Dog Days Dog Swim for the cost of $5 a dog. Make sure to check it out it should be a blast!