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Tyler woman with MS training for walk in Chicago

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TYLER (KYTX) - Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable auto-immune disease that can rob people of their independence.  It can affect their speech, vision, and ability to walk, among many other problems.  In this week's Fit City, a Tyler woman, who turned to exercise to get her life back.

Now, Amanda Turner is training to walk the MS Walk in Chicago.

It's been 8 years since Amanda's life was turned upside down.  What she thought was sciatica turned out to be multiple sclerosis, a disease she'd never heard of until she was finally diagnosed in 2009.

Her trainer believes in her so much that she set up a site where people can donate to her MS Walk. You can find that information, just click here.

 

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