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MS in the media - 20 October 2017

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14 - 20 October 2017

These are links to news stories from the last week that may be of interest to people in the UK. The link beneath each item will take you to the original story.

Please note that the MS Trust did not write the original items and does not endorse their content nor any claims made in them.

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Genes and vitamin D levels

Canadian research has found that a mutation of the CYP2R1 gene raises the risk of having low vitamin D levels. The gene, which affects 1 in 20 people of European descent, is also associated with a higher risk of getting MS

Source: MD Magazine

MS Trust link: MS research updates

Film-maker with MS

Simon Sly from Swindon has had his film The 12 Wonders of the Short Film World screened at a local cinema.

Source: Swindon Advertiser

MS Trust link: Personal stories of living with MS

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