November 11 is Veterans Day in the United States, giving us an opportunity to honor the men and women who have served in America's armed forces. More than 70,000 U.S. veterans are living with MS, and joining me on the podcast is Karla Clay, an Air Force veteran, and a National Veterans Wheelchair Games multiple medal winner. We're talking about the life-changing turn that Karla's MS journey ended up taking.
As of today, the legal protections for people with pre-existing conditions is in the hands of the U.S. Supreme Court :22
National MS Society and 33 other patient organizations publish The 100 Days Agenda: A Patient-First Blueprint 2:25
Study identifies a potential new DMT risk for people living with MS who are over the age of 45 3:34
November is loaded with outstanding webinars and conferences that you can attend virtually…for FREE! 5:04
International Progressive MS Alliance Global Webcast: Speeding Life-Changing Treatments for Progressive MS 5:25
National Alliance for Caregiving and the Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving webinar: Flattening the Caregiver Crisis Curve 5:57
European MS Platform Annual Conference: Understanding Progressive MS 7:52
MS Society of Canada 2020 MS-CONNECT Conference 8:48
My Interview with Karla Clay, Capt USAF 9:41
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Donate to the National MS Society COVID-19 Response Fund 31:28
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RealTalk MS Episode 167
Guests: Karla Clay, Capt USAF (Ret)
Tags: MS, MultipleSclerosis, MSResearch, MSSociety, MSActivist, VeteransDay, EMSPVirtual2020, MSConnect, Caregiving, RealTalkMS