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Walk to cure Multiple Sclerosis

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -  Saturday more than 200 people walked to raise money and awareness for Multiple Sclerosis.

Albany kicked it's MS Walk in downtown, walkers were encouraged to walk three miles around several city blocks.

MS breaks down the communication between the brain and the rest of the body.

Even people diagnosed disease were encouraged to participate.

"A lot of people don't have any idea what it is or anything we like to raise awareness and money so they can further research MS," Kathy Beane, MS Walk Co-Coordinator.

The Albany walk was one of three today in Georgia. For more information on MS visit www.walkMSgeorgia.org.

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