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10 Things to Know About Kids and MS

This rare disease is challenging for the whole family. Learn more about what happens when a child has pediatric multiple sclerosis.

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Meet 6 Incredible Teens With MS

These teenagers have lots more to deal with than most kids their age. But do they let multiple sclerosis stop them? No way.

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How to Answer Your Kid’s Questions About Their MS

Growing up is hard enough. But add multiple sclerosis to the mix, and challenges abound for both parents and their children.

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Ready, Set, Go! How to Keep Kids With MS Active

Don’t let a multiple sclerosis diagnosis sideline your kid from sports and play. Give them—and their cardiovascular and muscular systems—a boost with these fitness tips.

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School Success With Pediatric MS

We've got simple, doable advice for helping your child with MS manage recess, homework, fatigue and more.

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Helping Kids With MS Manage Relapses

Children with multiple sclerosis tend to have more frequent flare-ups than adults with the condition do. Here’s what you need to know to help them navigate their symptoms so they can focus on what they do best: being kids.