A new beginning? A personal perspective on having to switch treatment.
Leigh was diagnosed with rapidly-evolving relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis in 2013. In this guest blog she tells us what it was like finding out that you have to stop one disease modifying drug and move on to another option
MS Decisions: Getting the balance right
Neurologist Dr Paul Molyneux and MS specialist nurse Ruth Stross both sat on the editorial panel for MS Decisions. Here they explain why they got involved and how they believe it will help them help people with MS.
MS Decisions: Clear, impartial and easy to use
Anna is 29 and was diagnosed with relapsing remitting MS in 2012. She has been taking Avonex, but is now reconsidering her options. She volunteered to test drive the new MS Decisions and was very impressed.
MS Decisions: Getting involved
Karen McTaggart and David Harrison were both diagnosed with MS in 2014, and volunteered to help us review MS Decisions. Here they tell us why they got involved and how they helped.
Introducing MS Decisions
We’ve worked closely with people with MS, MS nurses and neurologists to develop the new MS Decisions. The site now features a guide to making your decision, full details about all of the drugs, a list of common questions, as well the decision aid.
Q&A with MS nurse Nicki Abel: Disease modifying drugs
MS specialist nurse Nicki Abel answers some of your questions about choosing a disease modifying drug.
Administering disease modifying drugs
MS specialist nurse Debbie McMillan demonstrates how to administer some of the disease modifying drugs.
Choosing a disease modifying drug: Jo's story
Jo Fielder, who has rapidly evolving relapsing remitting MS, shares her personal experience around choosing a disease modifying drug in this series of videos.
Finding the disease modifying drug that's right for me
Rosanna Cook shares her experiences around choosing a disease modifying drug: "Don't rush into anything, take time to weigh up the pros and cons and don’t ever feel like you are alone, there are people who can and want to help."