Category Archives: Disabled living

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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12 days of Christmas fundraising!

The MS-UK fundraising team are being busy little Christmas elves organising all the fun events for the festive season! Here are our ‘12 Days of Christmas’ fun ideas to support MS-UK in the run up to Christmas… Guess the candy … 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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5 ways to stave off colds this winter – flu vaccination

Our fifth and final blog this week in our series of how to stave off colds this winter is all about the flu vaccination… It’s a controversial subject – should you or shouldn’t you have it? Flu vaccination is estimated … 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: 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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