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Sailing Onward and Beyond MS

Sailing Onward and Beyond MS

June 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. Severe chronic illness can rob individuals of the life they had hoped and planned for, though many find a silver lining — strength that grows through trials and tribulations. For those living with multiple sclerosis (MS), an autoimmune disease affecting the central nervous system, brain, and spinal cord, Oceans of Hope is a special […]

Loving the Water with MS

Loving the Water with MS

November 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

People affected by multiple sclerosis (MS) are drawn to the water since it’s there that they can move more freely than on land. Aquatic activities offer exercise possibilities in places such as Camp Hemlocks in Fairfield County, Connecticut, a year-round camp with special swim and boating programs for disabled persons.  Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune […]