MS Inside-Out: History of MS
- 1399, 1st diagnosed case of MS
Saint Lidwina of Holland
Diagnosed with MS at 19
MSer for 34 years!
- May 1, 1945
a New York Times classified advertisement read:
“Multiple Sclerosis. Will anyone recovered from it
please communicate with the patient."
Placed by Miss Sylvia Lawry, Founder NMSS
- March 11, 1946
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society founded.
- 1993 - first disease-modifying therapy
- 2020 Still no cause, no cure.