What is MS?
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a progressive disease of the nervous system, for which there is no cure at present
Telling people you have MS
If people understand MS, they are more likely to accept any adjustments or support you may need
We are a unique global network of MS organisations with 44 members from around the world, and links to many others
MS Society of Canada / Société canadienne de la sclérose en plaques
The mission of the MS Society of Canada is to be a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and enabling people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life.Visit their website
Other MS organisations around the world
More than 90 organisations are affiliated to the MS International Federation – the only global network of MS organisations. Find an MS organisation.
Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) as a possible biomarker in MS
A recent study suggests OCT could be used as an indicator of neuronal damage in MS
Further evidence for a brain region involved in fatigue in MS
Research shows that certain brain structures involved in effort-reward functions play a role in fatigue in MS
Improving walking with nabiximols: new findings
A study to assess whether nabiximols could be used to improve walking in people with MS