3 What is MS? 1.Doctors don’t know how MS scars are created 2.MS scars won’t heal or fade, and they affect day-to-day life 3.MS scars are inside the body on the nerves 3 differences between our scars and those caused by MS…
4 What is MS? BRAIN SPINAL CORD NERVES BODY What are the 4 parts of the Central Nervous System?
7 Dizziness Loss of Balance Loss of Coordination Fatigue (Very tired!) Numbness Affected Speech Vision problems Symptoms of MS
8 MS Read-A-Thon 100,000 Canadians live with MS There is no known cause or cure Canada has one of the highest rates of MS MS typically affects people 15 – 40 years old 3 people in Canada find out every day that they have MS
Hands Up! Do you know someone who lives with MS? Want to know how YOU can make a difference by participating in the MS Read-A-Thon? 9
10 Step 1:Read! Keep track of the minutes you read on your Minute Tracking Sheet
11 Step 2:Fundraise! NEW Online Fundraising Website