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MSAA Achievements

My MS Manager™ Named One of the Best MS Mobile Apps of 2015 by Healthline

August 27, 2015

MSAA’s free mobile phone app, My MS Manager™ has been recognized as one of the top multiple sclerosis iPhone and Android apps of 2015 by Healthline.com. Healthline’s editors selected this year’s winners based on quality, usability, and contribution to the MS community.

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MSAA Wins 2015 Digital Health Award

August 14, 2015

MSAA’s My Health Insurance Guide was selected as a Merit Award winner in the 17th annual Digital Health Awards. This program honors the world’s best digital health resources.

My Health Insurance Guide is a dedicated section of MSAA’s website that provides comprehensive information on today’s health insurance topics specifically for the multiple sclerosis community.

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MS Conversations Blog Named Top MS Blog of 2015 by Healthline.com

May 4, 2015

MSAA is pleased to announce that our MS Conversations blog has been named one of the best multiple sclerosis blogs in 2015 by Healthline.com. Healthline recently chose 25 blogs that offer not only resources and information, but also inspiration for the MS community.

MSAA’s MS Conversations blog was recognized for covering a variety of MS-related issues ranging from the psychological effects of MS to helpful tips and reminders about health insurance enrollment. Also noted was the variety of bloggers featured on MS Conversations, bringing a new and diverse voice.

With frequently updated and fresh content, MS Conversations continues to bring timely, interactive discussions of topics important to the entire MS community. Please visit MS Conversations at blog.mymsaa.org.

MSAA Wins 2015 Bronze Telly Award for Affordable Care Act Video

February 27, 2015

MSAA is proud to announce that its latest video, “What You Need To Know About The Affordable Care Act” was selected as a winner in the 36th Annual Telly Awards in the category of Health and Fitness! Winners of the Telly Awards represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world.

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Swim for MS – Why I Swim Videos Selected as a Winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards

June 24, 2014

MSAA is proud to announce its Swim for MS – Why I Swim videos won a Silver Telly Award in the category of Online Campaign/Not-for-Profit. The 35th Annual Telly Awards received nearly 12,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries.

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Healthline Names My MS Manager™ One of the Best Multiple Sclerosis Mobile Apps for Second Year

June 24, 2014

My MS Manager™ - MSAA’s free mobile phone app has been recognized by Healthline.com as one of the best multiple sclerosis smartphone apps for the second consecutive year. Healthline’s selection of the best MS apps represents iPhone and Android apps that are useful in making life with MS more manageable and were based on factors including affordability, user rating and functionality.

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MSAA Honored by TV Access for Swim for MS PSA Campaign

June 4, 2014

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) received a 2013 Top 5 Award from TV Access for the Swim for MS TV Public Service Announcement (PSA). This award honors the exceptional TV PSA Campaigns that rated in the top 5% of all PSAs in 2013 as reported by Nielsen Media Research.

MSAA Wins Award in 2013 National Health Information Awards Program

November 27, 2013

MSAA’s booklet, How to S.E.A.R.C.H. ™ for the Right Therapy for You!, was selected as a Silver Award winner in the 20th annual National Health Information Awards. This program recognizes the nation’s best consumer health information programs and materials.

MSAA's S.E.A.R.C.H. program is one of three shared-management programs designed as tools for individuals with multiple sclerosis and their families to play a more active role in the successful management of their MS. The S.E.A.R.C.H. booklet provides an overview of FDA-approved disease-modifying therapies and information to help patients and their care partners work more productively with their healthcare team.

The booklet was chosen from nearly 1,000 entries by a wide variety of leading organizations in the consumer health field judged by a national panel of health information experts.

For more information about MSAA’s S.E.A.R.C.H. program or to view the booklet, please visit http://mymsaa.org/manage-your-ms/search/.

MSAA Debuts New Mobile Website

On October 30, 2013, the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) debuts a new mobile website (accessed at mymsaa.org via a mobile device) to meet the growing needs of individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their care partners. The mobile website allows users to have on-the-go access to many of the resources currently available on MSAA’s desktop website. The mobile website is another example of how MSAA continues to develop initiatives to improve lives today for the entire MS community.

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MSAA’s Networking Program Featured as a Top MS Support Group by Healthline.com

MSAA is honored to have its Networking Program named as one of the top MS Support Groups by Healthline.com. The article by Healthline featured nine multiple sclerosis (MS) support groups to encourage patients to seek needed answers and resources.
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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America Launches New Website Features

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is pleased to announce new website additions including an MS Relapse Resource Center and chat feature to its award-winning website, mymsaa.org. As a leading resource for the entire multiple sclerosis (MS) community, MSAA developed these additions to provide easier access to vital information and assistance to individuals with MS, their care partners, and healthcare professionals.
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My MS Manager™ Named One of the Best Multiple Sclerosis Mobile Apps

MSAA is pleased to announce that Healthline.com has named MSAA's My MS Manager™ mobile phone app as one of the top smartphone and tablet applications for the iPhone and Android platforms. Healthline selected the best MS apps based on the potential to assist individuals and their loved ones in a number of ways.
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The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America Launches New Website

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is pleased to introduce its new website, mymsaa.org. Notable highlights of mymsaa.org include:

  • A new homepage featuring an MS news feed; social media plugins; direct links to MSAA's award-winning magazine; The Motivator; and MSAA's signature fundraising event, Swim for MS
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MSAA's Mobile Phone App Launches in the Android Marketplace

My MS Manager™, the first-of-its-kind mobile phone application developed to help individuals better manage their MS, is now available on the Android platform. Since its launch in the Apple App Store in June of 2011, My MS Manager has been downloaded more than 9,000 times, with users entering data about their MS on various Apple mobile products.
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MSAA Receives APEX Award for Publication Excellence

MSAA is proud to announce that a 2012 APEX Award for Publication Excellence has been given to our online video webinar, "How to S.E.A.R.C.H..™ for the Right MS Therapy for You!" This is the first APEX Award MSAA has received in the category of webinars and the eighth APEX Award received overall. This year's APEX award competition drew approximately 3,400 entries across a range of 11 categories.
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Multiple Sclerosis Association of America's MRI Institute Marks 10 Years of Helping Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis Obtain MRIs

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is proud to mark the 10-year anniversary of one of its most sought after programs - the MRI Institute . This program is designed to help people who have been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) and lack health insurance coverage, acquire an MRI scan. The Institute has been supported by the pharmaceutical companies EMD Serono, Inc. and Pfizer Inc since 2002. During that time, the Institute has helped over 7,500 individuals who have MS and could not otherwise afford an MRI to monitor their multiple sclerosis.
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Last Updated on Thursday, 27 August 2015 07:06