Category Archives: neurology

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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Can women with MS breastfeed?

Elissa Benson, NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor and Chartered Neuro Physio, talks breastfeeding and MS There is a lot of information already out there in the public domain that can inform a mother when it comes to making a decision about breastfeeding … Continue reading

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Invisible symptoms of MS – infographic

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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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National support and information about multiple sclerosis

Hi everyone, As it is MS Awareness Week, I just wanted to let you know about our national services that we offer here at MS-UK to supporting anyone affected by multiple sclerosis. In my role at MS-UK I work on … Continue reading

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