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February 2024

MS Walkathon

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MSSI Thiruvananthapuram hosted an empowering MS Walk from Manaveeyam Veedhi to the Museum on Feb 11, 2024. Over 50 people with MS and caregivers walked together to spread awareness about Multiple Sclerosis.

The event was graced by Dr. Sruthi from SCTIMST, who shared insights into new treatments for PwMS, while Dr. Jayachandran, a Social Worker discussed coping with MS through lifestyle modifications at the disabled-friendly sensory park in the Trivandrum Museum Campus.

Interactive Session with Eminent Neurologists

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On Feb 8, 2024, MSSI Kolkata Chapter delved into an enriching interactive session with eminent neurologists from BIN, IPGME & R-SSKM, Kolkata – Prof. Bimal Kanti Ray, Prof. Alak Pandit, and Dr. Souvik Dubey.

PwMS and their caregivers made it a vibrant space for the exchange of knowledge and experiences.

The event showcased the impactful work of MSSI Kolkata in patient welfare, emphasizing their commitment to raising awareness about Multiple Sclerosis.

Dialogue 2024: Interactive Session

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MSSI, Kolkata Chapter is thrilled to invite you to “Dialogue 2024: Interactive Session” on 8th Feb, 2024, at Seminar Room, BIN, IPGME & R-SSKM, Kolkata, starting from 10 am onwards.

The distinguished speakers are:
Prof. Biman Kanti Ray
Prof. Alak Pandit
Dr. Souvik Dubey

Following the session, refreshments will be served. Save the date, mark your calendars, and don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to learn, connect, and celebrate the spirit of resilience!

India MS Day : Media Coverage

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Dive into the media buzz from India MS Day with this year’s theme, #InsureMyMS! “UNBREAKABLE SPIRIT” book launch by Ms. Farida Raj on IMSD.

Felicitation of MS person, Jyoti Rhonge

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Honouring Resilience! Mrs. Jyoti Rhonge, a true inspiration and fighter against Multiple Sclerosis, was felicitated by the Indian Medical Association of Pune during India MS Day celebrations.

In a remarkable Outreach Program: Continual Medical Education, six eminent neurologists shed light on MS, expanding the knowledge of around 100 General Physicians. Ms. Asha Merchant, Hon. Secretary, MSSI Pune, highlighted the invaluable work of MSSI, while Mrs. Jyoti Rhonge, G.C. Member, Pune Chapter, shared her personal journey as an MS warrior.

Launch of Unbreakable Spirit on IMSD

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A Milestone Celebration! MSSI, Hyderabad Chapter marked India MS Day on Feb 4 with the launch of “UNBREAKABLE SPIRIT” by Ms. Farida Raj, a Remedial Educator and Executive Committee Member. This groundbreaking book, the first-ever authored by a non-MS professional, aims to create awareness about MS and inspire resilience.

The book sheds light on the importance of timely diagnosis, treatment, and support for leading active and healthy lives. It stands as a beacon of hope, fostering understanding and building empathetic networks beyond the confines of the condition.

An insightful session led by Ms. Meena Gupta, Chairperson MSSI Hyderabad, Ms. Farida Raj, and Dr. Sudhir Kumar, Neurologist at Apollo Hospital, preceded the launch. Ms. Gupta highlighted the #InsureMyMS campaign, seeking support for MS patients in obtaining disability certificates effortlessly.

The event garnered significant media coverage from Sakshi, Eenadu, Namaste Telangana, Pioneer, Hindi Milap, Rahnuma e Deccan, and TV Channels like tv5news, hmtv, amplifying the awareness on MS. Watchout this space for media coverage tomorrow!

Interview Peak: Meenakshi Bhujwala

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Hear Meenakshi Bhujwala, Hon. Treasurer of MSSI Delhi Chapter as she leaves a message on Radio Nation for all on how to deal with the challenges of life. Let’s celebrate the resilience and positivity that make life truly extraordinary! Watch out this space for more such inspiring stories.