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MS in the Media - 24 August 2018

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18 - 24 August 2018

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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The meaning of exercise

A UK study looked at what exercise and physical activity mean to people with MS - both as a healthful thing to do but also as a way of coping with MS

Source: Brunel University

MS Trust link: Exercise

Frequency of swallowing problems

Australian research found that more than a third of people with MS studied had swallowing problems. Symptoms became worse with increased EDSS. Unsurprisingly, it led to reduced quality of life

Source: MS News Today

MS Trust link: Swallowing symptoms