January 31, 2004.

PeopleWithMS Welcomes 

Nurse Marie is back !  Marie will be donating her time to be in chat, answering your questions, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at approximately 7:00pm EST.  Thank you, Marie !

Muff, aka, sammiwammi, from the sunny southwest, has joined our little group.  Please welcome her, she has already brightened and enlightened our chat.

Judy has joined our group.  She's from British Columbia, and hopefully can bring some insights into MS north of the border.

Ronnie and husband Mel, from, extending hands across the pond.  They bring a unique solution to an overlooked problem facing MSers, caregivers, and families.

Ducky.  Back after a period of illness.  We are eagerly awaiting her in chat.  Her duck awaits !

Dreamcicle, feeling poorly, as is her PC.  Hoping both make a swift recovery.  We miss her.

Ray Lewis, of Vancouver, WA, stopping by our site, and hopefully to join us in chat soon.

New Stories and Pictures

Jim, our room administrator (RA), is going to be hosting the Sharon O show. It will be seen on March 24, 2004. 12 midnight eastern standard time on station WGN. The topic is going to be M.S. Jim will be doing the show LIVE via phone. WE're all quite excited about this.  We eagerly look forward to  hearing your voice Jim! 

News Sightings

Goat serum holds new hope for PWMS

- Promising new results from an unusual source.

Serono, Inc. Launches New Web Site For People with Worsening Multiple Sclerosis and their Physicians

- We need all of the support we can get, and Serono is doing just that .

Dental amalgam and human health

- What's the scoop behind those scare stories about amalgams?

New Info

The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) provides a wealth of information.  

- Of special interest to People With MS are the support programs provided for low income people to get the medications they need.  If you or someone you know is in this situation, check it out ! ! !

New on the Website

We've mostly been working on those invisible details this week.  

Starting this week we are archiving the Weekly Newsletter, so all you will have to do is pick a date below and check it out.  It will be a good reference.

Newsletter Archive

More work on the invisible details this week.  


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