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Walk around school fights MS

We’ve got a big high school - a big walk around the school - and a big fight to beat MS (Multiple Sclerosis). On May 3 a big crowd came to Saratoga High School to walk against MS.

Mostly in this year’s orange T-shirt - some dedicated groups walking in support of an individual had different colors - but all were walking around the perimeter of our high school.

There were a lot of young people walking - MS strikes younger people - and many were walking for peers and friends.

In multiple sclerosis, damage to the myelin in the central nervous system — and to the nerve fibers themselves — interferes with the transmission of nerve signals between the brain and spinal cord and other parts of the body.

Walk MS is the major fund raiser for the National MS Society. Visit: nationalmssociety.org and see how you can help.