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22 March 2017

First comes the crying and the sleepless nights, then there’s the troublesome toddler years, and then, before you know it, your house is shaking from the door-slamming of a surly teen. Parenthood, whatever stage you’re at, is never easy, and definitely never dull. But when you’re attempting to raise a child while coping with the unpredictability of MS, it throws up a whole new set of challenges. Here are five top tips for juggling parenthood and MS. 

MS in the media logo (a pile of newspapers)
17 March 2017

  • Early treatment with disease modifying drugs
  • Contraceptives and relapses
  • Neurological services declining
  • Access to neurologists
  • Myelin repair research
  • Caroline Wyatt and stem cell therapy
  • Daclizumab (Zinbryta) approved in England and Wales
  • Delayed acceptance of NICE approved drugs
  • Prescription charge rises
MS in the media logo (a pile of newspapers)
24 February 2017

  • Stem cell study shows long-term benefits and risks
  • Cognition and electrical stimulation
  • Benefit changes
  • Access to Motability vehicles
MS in the media logo (a pile of newspapers)
17 February 2017

  • Disease modifying drugs and clinically isolated syndrome
  • Fampridine response changes over time
  • Disability assistance at airports lacking
  • Disease modifying drugs compared

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