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Jack Osbourne: “How I told my family about my diagnosis”

Jack Osborne, the reality TV star and son of rock legend, Ozzy Osbourne and his wife Sharon Osbourne, celebrated his five year anniversary since being diagnosed with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) in April this year. Since his diagnosis he … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: MS and single parenthood. An unexpected journey.

Our newest guest blogger, Jo, gives a very honest and touching account of  her life with multiple sclerosis (MS) and coping with a devastating loss… I was (provisionally) diagnosed with MS five days before my wedding. I’d been having symptoms … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Why I’m running the British 10K 2017

In this guest blog, Gemma tells us why she is running the British 10K 2017 for MS-UK… Hi my name is Gemma, and I’m going to be taking part in the British 10K 2017 for MS-UK. In April 2005 I met … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Robert’s adventure with Oceans of Hope…

In November 2016 we introduced the first of a series of guest blogs from Robert Munns. Robert is involved with the Oceans of Hope Challenge, which is an adventure like no other for people affected by multiple sclerosis. In this … Continue reading

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Help the Helpline!

We need your help to continue our work improving our range of Choices leaflets. As well as answering the day to day calls, emails and web chats, the Helpline are busy reviewing our range of Choices leaflets. In the current … Continue reading

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Guest blog: Open Your Red Door

Today we publish a Guest Blog article from Mary Ellen Ziliak about how she coped with the challenge of being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. If you would like to write an article for our blog please contact john@ms-uk.org. You can … Continue reading

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Newly diagnosed with MS? Read me…

Hi everyone, To celebrate this years MS Awareness Week, I am proud to present our new booklet for people newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. MS-UK believes that we must listen to the voices of people affected by MS to shape … Continue reading

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