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1 person, ever hour, of every day, is diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis, will you help us find a cure?
|Total people worldwide with Multiple Sclerosis||2.5 million|
|Number of people in the US with Multiple Sclerosis||400,000|
|Average age of clinical onset||30-33|
|Average age of diagnosis||37|
|Percent of cases diagnosed after the age of 50||10%|
|Average lifetime cost of treatment||$1.2 million per person|
|Ratio of multiple sclerosis in women and men||1 woman to 7 men|