Category Archives: Diagnosis

Trishna Bharadia shortlisted for Rising Star Award!

Hi everyone, Trishna Bharadia, who you may recall set the stage alight in the first ever ‘People’s Strictly for Comic Relief’ on BBC1 in a four-part Strictly Come Dancing spin-off, has been shortlisted for the We Are The City Rising Star Awards … Continue reading

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World MS Day is coming!

Hi everyone, This month sees World MS Day (Wednesday 31 May), and here at MS-UK we will be celebrating throughout the day on Twitter and Facebook, to raise awareness of multiple sclerosis and hopefully share some top tips from you! Got … Continue reading

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Helpline opening hours survey

Hi everyone, We wanted to let you know about our latest survey…we would like to know your thoughts about our Helpline opening hours. Currently the MS-UK Helpline is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and is available via the … Continue reading

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HSCT: One year on

As Samreena Kamran from Birmingham celebrates her one year anniversary since having HSCT treatment in London, she candidly reveals what life has been like since… The moment I found out I had been accepted to have HSCT (Hematopoietic stem cell … Continue reading

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9 ways to get the best out of your neurology appointment

Clinical Nurse Specialists in MS, Julie Webster and Helen Willis give their top tips… Make notes before you come to your appointment with what you want to discuss. Bring specific questions and/or a diary of symptoms with surrounding circumstances Bring … Continue reading

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MS Awareness Week is here!

Hello, MS Awareness Week has arrived, and I am pleased to say we are celebrating with our beloved mascot Myles. Here at MS-UK, we believe that anyone affected by multiple sclerosis should be able to access the support and information … Continue reading

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Check out our new look New Pathways!

Hi everyone, Well, issue 102 of New Pathways is out now! As you flick through the pages you will notice we have given the magazine a fresh new look and I hope you like it. What’s in this issue? Well, … Continue reading

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