Category Archives: Chronic illness

Does acupuncture work for your MS?

Hello everyone! With the many different symptoms MS likes to throw at us on occasion, sometimes we turn to complementary therapies. There are lots out there, from reflexology, massage and herbal remedies to name a few, but which ones do … Continue reading

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Guest blog: 30 years on…

In her latest guest blog Liz talks about the past 30 years living with multiple sclerosis (MS)… Ours is certainly a tricky condition, like life itself, being unique to each and every one of us.., my first response to the thought/question … Continue reading

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The Queensferry Crossing

In this guest blog Ann Rice tells of her and her husbands walk over the Queensferry Crossing bridge in aid of MS-UK… Hi everyone, On 03 September, my husband and I walked across the new Queensferry bridge over the river Forth. This … Continue reading

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Our Impact Report…

Hello, I am really pleased to say you can now read our Impact Report online at http://www.ms-uk.org/aboutus. This booklet is our way to thank you to MS-UK supporters and celebrate our success in a public way. Our mission is to … Continue reading

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Fundraiser of the month: Tijmen Wigchert

Our fundraiser of the month for September is Tijmen Wigchert! Tijmen recently accepted one of our places for the Virgin Money London Marathon and introduced us to his company CBW, who have now chosen us as their charity of the … Continue reading

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Are you an experienced fundraiser?

Hello, I just wanted to let you know about a vacancy we have here in the MS-UK fundraising team. We’re looking for an experienced fundraiser to join us and develop a wide range of community activities. If you love working … 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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