LaMonica Peters

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Video: Walk to Support Multiple Sclerosis Held in Starkville

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) — Strong winds didn’t stop folks in Starkville from walking for a good cause Saturday morning. 

A walk to support those living with Multiple Sclerosis was held at MSU’s Research Park.

Family and friends from all over Northeast Mississippi came out to volunteer and walk for the cause.

Multiple Sclerosis is a disease of the central nervous system that affects the brain and spinal cord. It can attack people in the their 20s and 30s and there is currently no cure.

In the last 20 years, researchers have discovered new medical options that allow people to live more normal lives.