Category Archives: Choices Leaflets

5 ways to stave off colds this winter

As the cold nights draw in and the scarves and hats come out of the cupboard, we’ll be looking at ways to stave off colds this winter. Over the next few days we’ll be looking at a different thing you … Continue reading

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Guest blog: When will I ever learn?

In her latest blog Jo ponders the delayed effects on multiple sclerosis (MS) after exertion and asks if she will ever learn… So, I’ve written before about the delayed effects on MS after exertion, but the other thing is the effect … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Lee’s volunteering story

In this guest blog Lee talks about volunteering with MS-UK in the marketing department… Hi I’m Lee and throughout the university summer break I’ve been volunteering behind the scenes, in the marketing department at MS-UK. I spent a lot of … Continue reading

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Watch our Choices leaflets video

Hi everyone, In the past month we’ve been updating some of our Choices leaflets, and you can now read them on our website. Watch our short video today about how we update our Choices leaflets. We have updated our leaflets … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: The day after, the day after, the night before…

In her second guest blog for us Jo discusses MS fatigue and how it can creep up on you unexpectedly… For those of us with MS, planning becomes second nature. As we only have a limited amount of energy available … Continue reading

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Attending the Patient Information Forum conference

Hello, Last month, I was one of the guest speakers at the Patient Information Forum conference talking about our experiences of Involving Users in Developing Health Information. Professor Theo Raynor, University of Leeds and Luto Research, set the context for the … Continue reading

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Last chance to complete our Choices survey!

Hi everyone, Tomorrow we’ll be closing our Choices leaflet survey, so if you would like help us shape them please do complete our short survey! The questions are about complementary therapies, Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and cannabis and MS. Please be … Continue reading

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