Category Archives: Can Do MS Interviews

Finding Adventure and Healing with First Descents MS Programs



Finding Adventure and Healing with First Descents MS Programs – Episode 70 – Transcript

Have you ever noticed how it feels to breathe in the fresh air when you step outside? Or how your soul is ignited by an adrenaline rush? The great outdoors offer serene escapes and exciting adventures that can bring healing to the mind, body, and spirit. In episode #70 , learn about First Descents, an amazing nonprofit and partner of Can Do MS that delivers outdoor adventure programs to young adults with MS and other illnesses. Our guests are First Descents Vice President of Programs Mackenzie McGrath and program participant Tiffany-Ashton Gatsby. Hear their inspiring stories and learn how experiences like white-water kayaking can bring about the peer support, empowerment, and self-discovery that truly leads to healing.

Learn more about First Descents:

MS Programs: Check out their 2022 MS Programs, and stay tuned for even more MS Programs in 2023!

Programs Application: Submit a Programs Application today to receive updates on upcoming programs and sign up for an adventure when the time is right!

Contact First Descents: Email programs@firstdescents.org to learn more!


Can Do Month: Interview with Mitchell Bodnar



Can Do Month: Interview with Mitchell Bodnar – Episode 39 – Transcript

Reminiscing on Jimmie Heuga’s can do spirit, Mitchell Bodnar shares how he thrives with multiple sclerosis and focuses on all that is possible in celebration of Can Do Month. Special thanks to our Can Do Month sponsors: Bristol Myers Squibb, Sanofi Genzyme, and Genentech.


Can Do MS Interviews Art Alexakis



Can Do MS Interviews Art Alexakis – Episode 27 – Transcription

Art Alexakis (frontman for the rock band Everclear) joins the Can Do MS podcast to discuss his new music video “The Hot Water Test.” The music video features MS warriors of varying ages, genders, ethnicities, and backgrounds, coming together to sing the emotional lyrics that recount the day Art was personally diagnosed with the disease.

Check out the music video here!


Can Do MS Interviews Jack Osbourne



Can Do MS Interviews Jack Osbourne – Episode 7 – Transcript

Recently, Can Do MS had the chance to chat with reality star and television personality, Jack Osbourne. Jack is 33 years-old, father of three, and has been living with MS for 5 years. After his diagnosis, Jack partnered with Teva Neuroscience to create the web series You Don’t Know Jack About MS.