Monthly Archives: May 2017

MS and parenthood

In this guest blog, for World MS Day, Joanne shares her tips for dealing with multiple sclerosis (MS) and being a parent… Everyone has challenges, mine is juggling MS and parenthood. With no control over either of them, I read to … Continue reading

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Today is World MS Day!

Hi, Today is World MS Day, and you can join in with the global conversation by sharing your top tips on social media. Find out more on the official World MS Day website. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #LifewithMS … Continue reading

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Thirty-four years – A poem

In this guest blog, we share a poem from Graham Eastaugh. In 2016, Graham reached the milestone of living for thirty-four years with multiple sclerosis. Graham shares another poem in the next issue of New Pathways magazine, so don’t forget … Continue reading

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Do you live in Essex? Vote for us!

Hello everyone! We wanted to let you all know about an opportunity for MS-UK that we didn’t want to miss! We are hoping to be TSB Colchester’s charity of the year, and this is where we need your help. Selections … Continue reading

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Take part in our quick survey

Hello, There is still time to take part in our latest survey…we would like to know your thoughts about our Helpline opening hours. We are reviewing whether there is demand for us to extend our hours to provide a service through … Continue reading

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Prudential RideLondon deadline

Hi everyone, As this Thursday is the deadline to join team MS-UK for the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100, I thought I would share this video from my family to make you smile! Cycling can be a lot of fun when you are … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Mount Snowdon challenge!

In this guest blog, Keith Clayton tells us about his latest challenge fundraising for MS-UK – climbing up Mount Snowdon! Seven of us, ranging in ages from eleven to seventy three, met at the Peny-y-Pass car park to begin our ascent … Continue reading

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