Category Archives: Diagnosis

Guest blog: Overcoming MS, a personal journey

In this guest blog, Jamie Macpherson gives a personal account of how the ‘Overcoming Multiple Sclerosis’ program has helped with his multiple sclerosis (MS) and his life… My story is an interesting one as both I and my Mother have … Continue reading

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3 top tips for dealing with disability at work

HR Specialist and MSer, Rebecca Armstrong offers her advice… Rebecca Armstrong has a background in HR and Leadership Development at a Senior Level. She was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in 2013 and she now focuses on helping organisations embrace … Continue reading

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MS-UK Counselling is here…

We are delighted to announce that our new service, MS-UK Counselling, has now launched, and we wanted to share our short video with you…   Our telephone counselling service is focussed on helping you understand yourself in light of your … Continue reading

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‘I’m f#*king well going to beat it!’

Media lawyer, Mark Lewis, shares his experience of living with MS in the Channel 4 documentary, ‘In search of a miracle cure’. He visits Jerusalem to receive experimental stem cell treatment as part of a trial that could alleviate his … Continue reading

Posted in Channel 4, Chronic illness, Diagnosis, disability, Hadassah University Medical Center, Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, HSCT, MS, MS symptoms, MS-UK, Multiple Sclerosis, Multiple Sclerosis News, neurology, New Pathways, Research, Stem Cell Therapy, Stem cell trial, TV Programme, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Channel 4 to air Britain’s top super lawyer Mark Lewis, taking part in MS stem cell trial

Mark Lewis is the famous lawyer who took down one of the world’s most powerful media moguls, Rupert Murdoch. The show, titled ‘The Search for a Miracle Cure’ is set to air on Thursday 23 November at 10pm. Filmed over … 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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Guest blog: How it all started

In her second guest blog, Joanne, tells us how her multiple sclerosis (MS) started and how it is being a Mummy with MS… It all started with eyeliner. I was trying to put some on before going to work. I … Continue reading

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