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Couple offers needy free transportation

...hopes to see that branch of his ministry grow.Five days a week, the vehicle is parked at a local group home for multiple sclerosis patients. They are free to use it, and the ministry pays for insurance and maintenance. The home's staff can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-31/couple-offers-needy-free
GRU hosts hearing of evidence for clinical trials of cannabidiol oil use

...evidence" that cannabidiol could have a positive impact for those with muscle spasticity, such as patients with multiple sclerosis, Peake said. When the legislation is written, it will probably be focused on a limited number of diagnoses but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-11/gru-hosts-hearing-evidence-c
City's low disability standards spur fears of litigation, fines

...Hollobaugh, whose spine and vision have slowly deteriorated after a 30-year battle with Lyme disease and multiple sclerosis, said of the building. "We have a large problem and have always had an issue with the city providing facilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-06/citys-low-disability-sta
Active dogs getting ACL-like surgeries

...he's down, I'm down; and when I'm down, he's down," said Mader, 51, of Lewisburg, Pa., who has multiple sclerosis. Max has been with her five years, helping her shop at the grocery store and do laundry.These days, when they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/pets/2014-10-18/active-dogs-getting-acl-surger
Lowell Thomas

...Gaye Harper and husband, Bud of Kernersville, N.C. If so desired memorial contributions may be made to The Multiple Sclerosis Life Center of Atlanta, 950 East Paces Ferry Road NE, Suite 110, Atlanta, GA 30326. You may sign the family's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172286295
Lowell Thomas

...Gaye Harper and husband, Bud of Kernersville, N.C. If so desired memorial contributions may be made to The Multiple Sclerosis Life Center of Atlanta, 950 East Paces Ferry Road NE, Suite 110, Atlanta, GA 30326. You may sign the family's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172274718
Checkered progress on disabled care despite ruling

...would have to change federal law.Sylvia Waring, 45, of Philadelphia, entered a nursing home in 2011. She has multiple sclerosis and uses a wheelchair, and her care costs Medicaid $355.92 daily. She is suing for services in her own apartment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-29/checkered-progress-disabled-care-de
Medical marijuana used in Augusta, activist says

...lot of people in many families are sick, disabled," he said. "From cancers to nerve pain, chronic pain, (multiple sclerosis). I found all of these chemicals (in cannabis) have an interaction with those kinds of diseases, mostly beneficial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-19/medical-marijuana-used-augus
SC bill proposes medical use of marijuana oils to aid epilepsy patients

...medical marijuana to help patients like him. The 45-year-old former Highway Patrol trooper was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2008 and has undergone surgeries to remove tumors on his spine. He said he can't eat without marijuana or Marinol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-06/sc-bill-proposes-medical-use-mariju
Friends and family raise funds to fight multiple sclerosis

...but quickly learned she has multiple sclerosis.On Saturday, she walked...Georgia Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.He said the purpose...well as funds.The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is based out of Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-29/friends-and-family-raise-fund