Category Archives: Disabled living

Guest blog: It’s all about attitude…not age!

In her latest guest blog Joanne writes about birthdays, ageing, multiple sclerosis and yes, attitude… A couple of weeks ago it was my birthday. Birthdays are full of the usual things: presents, cake, candles, treats to name a few. They … Continue reading

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Primary progressive multiple sclerosis patient set to end his life is saved by another MSer

Yesterday evening, BBC One’s The One Show aired the story of one MSers decision to end his life at Dignitas in Switzerland. Colin Campbell, 57, from Scotland was diagnosed with primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS) in 1995. In the knowledge … Continue reading

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Where are you planning on going on holiday this year?

Whether you are thinking of jetting off to the sunshine for a luxury getaway, a cruise or a UK staycation, you can raise funds for MS-UK with every booking you make. We have teamed up with Give as you Live … Continue reading

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Switch2Move 2 day workshop coming to London

In February 2018, there will be a 2 day Switch2Move workshop in London. Open to any Movement Practitioner and Care facilitator, such as gym teachers, dancers, art-therapists, managers in Healthcare, etc. this workshop will offer tools and guidance to encourage … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Tysabri – One Year On

In her latest guest blog Chloe gives us an insight into her first year of Tysabri treatment… I can’t believe it’s been a year since I embarked on my new multiple sclerosis (MS) treatment, Tysabri. What I started in trepidation … Continue reading

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Guest blog: New Year ponderings

In her latest guest blog Joanne ponders on Christmas, multiple sclerosis (MS) and ‘me time’… Like many of us, a #christmas #break was on my list but didn’t happen. For the simple reason, there has been too much going on. … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Christmas and MS

In her latest guest blog Joanne writes about Christmas and multiple sclerosis (MS)… Sorry it’s taken me so long to write. I’ve been battling bugs and the MonSter has come out with vengeance. With Christmas only around the corner, I … Continue reading

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