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    Today is World MS Day

    27 May 2015

    World MS Day is the global awareness raising campaign for MS. World MS Day was established by the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) and since it began in 2009 now reaches people in more than 78 countries worldwide. Read more…

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    Starting new relationships

    23 May 2015

    An article on the challenges of starting new relationships for women with a disability includes Beccy Huxtable, who was diagnosed with MS in 2012.
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    Problem drinking

    11 May 2015

    A Canadian study of 140 people with MS has found that one in six drinks to excess. These people also had a higher prevalence of anxiety and suicidal ideation (but not low mood or depression). They were also more likely to have other substance abuse problems and a family history of mental illness.
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    Today is World MS Day

    27 May 2015

    World MS Day is the global awareness raising campaign for MS. World MS Day was established by the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) and since it began in 2009 now reaches people in more than 78 countries worldwide. Read more…

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    Fingolimod (Gilenya) eligibility extended in Scotland

    14 April 2015

    The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC), which issues guidance on whether treatments should be funded by NHS Scotland, has announced that fingolimod can now be prescribed as a second line treatment for people who are continuing to have relapses despite taking any one of the disease modifying treatments. Read more…