Tag Archives: disability

Guest blog: 30 years on…

In her latest guest blog Liz talks about the past 30 years living with multiple sclerosis (MS)… Ours is certainly a tricky condition, like life itself, being unique to each and every one of us.., my first response to the thought/question … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Niamh & Sarah ask Josephs Court clients what matters

In this guest blog, Niamh and Sarah talk about what they are doing at Josephs Court, our wellness centre based in Essex… Hi we are Niamh and Sarah, we are undertaking a Masters degree in Occupational Therapy (OT) at the … Continue reading

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Foot drop? Find out more about a free trial of the Bioness FES

Hello, Do you experience foot drop? FES Hire are a new company who are offering the Bioness FES, which is a walking device. The Bioness FES consists of A battery-powered control box, about the size of a pack of cards, … Continue reading

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Guest blog : The Gorilla In Your House

Our Guest Blogger today is Mary of This Is My Blog after a fashion, anyway, and we thank her for her permission in publishing it on our blog. Mary talks of acquiring a disability and how it is bit like getting home to find … Continue reading

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Thirty-four years – A poem

In this guest blog, we share a poem from Graham Eastaugh. In 2016, Graham reached the milestone of living for thirty-four years with multiple sclerosis. Graham shares another poem in the next issue of New Pathways magazine, so don’t forget … Continue reading

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Find someone like you – Map.ms coming soon!

In this guest blog, Sarah from Shift.ms tells us all about the brand new Map.ms which is coming soon… Time after time we hear how our members, people with MS, want to meet others like them but there seems to … Continue reading

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MS-UK followers show their support for disabled man

A disabled man who recently won a Supreme Court case after a dispute with a woman with a buggy over wheelchair space on a bus has been getting your support online. The verdict now means that bus drivers will have … Continue reading

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