Skip to main content Skip to navigation

News

  1. News papers stacked up, neat piles

    MS Trust joins forces with Regiment Fitness

    29 July 2014

    MS Trust has been confirmed as the charity partner for the Warrior Adrenaline Race, organised by Regiment Fitness, at Hartham Common in Hertford on Sunday 14th September 2014. Read more…

  1. Glasses on a newspaper

    Benefits challenge defeated

    28 July 2014

    A judge has ruled against a legal challenge to the reduction of the walking criteria for the top rate of benefits. Under DLA people had to be able to walk less than 50 metres. For PIP (Personal Independence Payments) the distance is 20 metres
    Read more…

  1. Small sample dishes

    Decision making and MS

    14 July 2014

    A study found that people with MS were worse at gauging risk and making quick decisions than a control group, regardless of whether or not they showed any signs of cognitive problems. People with secondary progressive MS were worse than those with other types.
    Read more…

  1. Beaker and flask pouring blue liquid

    Dimethyl fumarate (BG-12, Tecfidera) - NICE says yes in draft final guidance

    11 July 2014

    NICE has today (11 July) announced it intends to recommend dimethyl fumarate as a treatment for adults with active relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (normally defined as two clinically significant relapses in the previous two years), providing they do not have highly active or rapidly evolving severe relapsing remitting MS. Read more…

  1. MS Trust collection box

    MS Trust joins forces with Regiment Fitness

    29 July 2014

    MS Trust has been confirmed as the charity partner for the Warrior Adrenaline Race, organised by Regiment Fitness, at Hartham Common in Hertford on Sunday 14th September 2014. Read more…