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Group offers support for children of parents with MS
Group offers support for children of parents with MS

The children slipped on gloves before attempting to awkwardly button up oversized shirts with long sleeves — an exercise designed to simulate what it's like to get dressed when you have multiple sclerosis, a disease that attacks and disables the central nervous system. The activity was part of A Day For Families Living with MS at Johns Hopkins Hospital on Saturday. Sponsored by dreamMakerS, a nonprofit organization that offers educational and support programs for children of parents who have MS, the event drew more than 110 attendees and offered families the chance to share experiences of living with the disease. Families also took part in question-and-answer sessions with staff...

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