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The Multiple System Atrophy Coalition’s official blog. Find posts on MSA tips, caregiving, patient experience, fundraising, research updates, and more. 

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2023 Board of Directors Update

The MSA Coalition welcomes new leadership to the Board of Directors starting January 2023. Learn more about our new Chair of the Board and new board members below: The MSA Coalition Welcomes New Chair of the Board, Pam Bower The MSA Coalition is excited to introduce...

Sharing Your Journey

By Cathy Chapman, Former Patient Representative for The MSA Coalition  Several years ago, I began journaling my experiences with MSA, beginning with my diagnosis, and continuing with how it impacted my life, what was most important to me, my favorite verses, and what...

Caring for My Mom

By Marlies Opstoel My name is Marlies, and I am 27 years old living in Belgium. Three years ago, I lost my mom Trui Derycke, age 55, to MSA. She had been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2014 and was later, after many doctors appointments, diagnosed with MSA.  ...

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