Category Archives: Chronic illness

Taking it all in at the MS Trust conference

Hi everyone, On Monday 13 November Nileema (our Counselling Coordinator) and myself went along to the MS Trust conference in Hinckley, Leicester! The MS Trust is a UK charity that produce multiple sclerosis (MS) information and support MS specialist health … Continue reading

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Last chance to take our Choices survey…

Hi everyone, Tomorrow we’ll be closing our latest Choices leaflet survey! If you have a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS) it would be great if you could take our quick survey. The questions are about adult social care, exercise and fatigue. Thank … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Asking for help

In her latest guest blog Chloe deliberates over ‘over-doing it’ with multiple sclerosis (MS) and how she has learned she has to ask for help… Ah, the havoc kid’s parties can create. Not only is the house a tip afterwards, … Continue reading

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Can you help shape our leaflets?

Hello, We are refreshing our Choices leaflets for people affected by multiple sclerosis (MS) and we need your real life experience to help shape them! If you have a diagnosis of MS it would be great if you could take our … Continue reading

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Fundraiser of the Month: Sarah Harrison

Our fundraiser of the month for October is Sarah, who has supported MS-UK for years now and continues to do so! Read her story her, plus her top tips! I’m Sarah from Derbyshire and I ran the Royal Parks Half … 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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Did you miss out on the Virgin Money London Marathon ballot?

Hi everyone, Well, it’s that time of year again when runners across the country (indeed, the world!) await that thump on the doormat for the Virgin Money London Marathon magazine to find out if they have got a ballot place … Continue reading

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