Mission Stadiums for Multiple Sclerosis

Real MS Stories.
Real MS Warriors.

“My outlook for my future is wonderful. I feel like as long as I have the support of my loved ones, I can get through anything. Looking back, I feel like I learned so much after my diagnosis. You need to like and trust your doctor, you should not go to a support group until you are ready, everyone’s version of MS is different (like your fingerprint), try to always stay positive, always try to keep moving, and take help when you need it. Letting people help you takes courage.”

Alison Mannino, MS Warrior & Lead MS4MS Ambassador

My MS Story by Adam Nelczyk

My MS Story by Adam Nelczyk In the summer of 2022, I had just turned 31 years old and was on the verge of finishing up my PhD at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. I had been in school a long time, like a really long time, and at that point it was harder [...]

My MS Story by Dominic Toupin

My MS Story by Dominic Toupin Hello all, my name is Dominic Toupin, I am 26 and an MS Warrior! All of my life I’ve been a very active person. I played Football and Baseball in high school, I trained and competed in the 2018 CrossFit Open, and was a Manager of a restaurant all while [...]

My MS Story by Kelsey Egan

My MS Story by Kelsey Egan “But you don’t look sick.” Those are the famous last words I’ve heard time and time again in my health journey. A phrase accompanied by comments about how I’m “too young,” “too healthy,” or “too athletic” to have X problem. Yet here I am: 33 years old living with [...]

My MS Story by Danielle Stein

My MS Story by Danielle Stein As a sports reporter and anchor, I spend my days working to share others’ stories. I’m always compelled by those stories of athletes who have overcome obstacles that have shaped them into the people they are today. I didn’t imagine it would be my turn next. “Making it” in [...]

My MS Story by AJ McGinty

My MS Story by AJ McGinty Hi! I’m Anthony, but most people call me AJ. I’m 38 years old and I work full time as a training specialist at a utility company called Central Hudson in New York. Prior to this I worked at a nuclear power plant, Indian Point, for 13 years where I [...]

My MS Story by Kyle Kochiss

My MS Story by Kyle Kochiss Hi there. My name is Kyle and I am honored to share my MS story with you. It has been a very long time since I have thought about how this journey began for me but I will do my best. First and most importantly, I am a mother [...]

My MS Story by Carolyn Flint

My MS Story by Carolyn Flint My name is Carolyn Flint, I am 55 years old and from Saint Augustine, Florida. My MS story began in the early fall of 2005, when I had a mountain biking mishap which ended with me in a California emergency room. As I was riding down a steep road, [...]

My MS Story by Brian Hart

My MS Story by Brian Hart “I need you to hang up and call 911 right now, will you do that?” Not really the response I was expecting from the nurse hotline through my insurance. I had been experiencing a constant tingling numbness in my right foot for two days at this point. At the [...]

My MS Story by Stephen Glaus

My MS Story by Stephen Glaus I was 28 years old and my life ahead was full of promise and hope. I had recently landed an incredible job in sunny southern California and my wife and I were expecting our second child. I had served in the military for four years and pursued my MBA [...]

My MS Story by Rob Evans

My MS Story by Rob Evans My MS story begins on a Sunday in November of 2011, the weekend before Thanksgiving. I went for a 40 mile bicycle ride and had a good ride until I got home. I took a shower, looked in the mirror and noticed the left side of my face didn’t [...]