Category Archives: MS-UK

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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Fundraiser of the Month: Kimberley

In this Fundraiser of the Month blog, Kimberley tells us all about becoming one of the first 500 people to enter the London Classics Hall of Fame…all in aid of MS-UK! I’m a bit of a have a go girl…I’ve … 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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Guest blog: Fiona’s two truths and a lie!

Fiona Sakal, who has been a Trustee of MS-UK for over decade, recently joined us in the office for a week to see what we do to support people affected by multiple sclerosis (MS) on a daily basis. We couldn’t … Continue reading

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The winner takes it all!

Hello, I am really pleased to announce today that we’ve launched a brand new way for you to support MS-UK – and you could be a winner! We’ve teamed up with make a smile lottery to offer a really easy … Continue reading

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The ultimate Valentine’s Day gift that keeps giving!

Hi, Racking your brains for the ultimate Valentine’s Day gift? Well, now is the time to think about what your loved one would really like to do. Would they enjoy a dozen red roses, or a dozen reasons to smile? … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Running for Dad

In this guest blog Jessica Armstrong shares her reasons for running the Virgin Money London Marathon this year in aid of MS-UK… Hi everyone, My name is Jessica. I was born and raised in a small town just outside of … Continue reading

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