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MS in the Media - 7 September 2018

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1 - 7 September 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.

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Adapted gaming control launched

Microsoft have launch launched a more accessible games controller for the Xbox designed for people with disabilities.  The designer was prompted to work on this by a friend with MS whose loss of dexterity meant she struggle to use the existing controllers

Source: CBC

MS Trust link: Enabled by design

How common are sexual problems?

An American study found sexual problems in about two thirds of participants with MS (both men and women). People with more disability and depression tended to be more likely to have sexual problems

Source: MS News Today

MS Trust link: Talking about sexual problems