Blog Articles, tagged with: Fatigue

My MS Symptom - Trigeminal Neuralgia

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This week Willeke Van Eeckhoutte talks about Trigeminal Neuralgia and the implications it has for her daily life. Bear with me, please. I need to get something off my chest. Or rather, my face. I bet we can all remember the first time we went to the dentist. I know, not the nic...

Published by Willeke Van Eeckhoutte on Thursday October 05 2017 11:00 AM

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My MS Symptom - Fatigue

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This week Niamh McCarron describes what it is like when 'MS Fatigue' sneaks up and a different day might be lined up for her! I had great plans for today! Today could have been the day I changed the world. I was going to conquer my to-do list and have a good hair day. My MS had a different plan,...

Published by Niamh McCarron on Thursday September 14 2017 11:12 AM

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Fatigue and MS

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What is this MS ‘Fatigue’ people talk about and why does it get the blame for so much? This week from the MS & Me archives Emma Rogan takes a closer look at its affects, what remedies are available and how she manages her daily visitor  "A wake-up call doesn't come hars...

Published by Emma Rogan on Thursday August 31 2017 10:45 AM

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Fatigue

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August's self-management series   Fatigue can be one of the most prevalent and problematic of all MS symptoms. Studies suggest as many as 80% of people with MS will experience fatigue. Fatigue can also be the symptom that is most associated with causing people to reduce working hours o...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday August 11 2016 09:13 AM

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Self-Monitoring

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June's self-management series The ability to self-monitor can be crucial to managing a chronic illness. Becoming aware of symptoms, how they affect us and possible triggers can help to reduce their impact on daily life. Here we look at some different ways that self-monitoring might help with man...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday June 28 2016 12:18 PM

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New Study: Fatigue

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Understanding Fatigue in Paediatric MS Aim of study  The study aims to improve our understanding of fatigue in paediatric MS. At the moment, we don’t understand fatigue very well. We would like to invite young people with MS and their caregivers to tell us about their experiences of ...

Published by King's College London on Friday June 19 2015 10:00 AM

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Holidays and MS

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Now that the same sex marriage referendum is over, #holidayplans is currently trending in my world. “Are you getting away this year?” is the hot topic! Before MS entered my life, holidays meant something very different. Having spent 51 weeks of the year chained to my work desk, I want...

Published by Joan Jordan on Thursday June 11 2015 11:10 AM

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Falling Awake to Fatigue

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What is this MS ‘Fatigue’ people talk about and why does it get the blame for so much? This week Emma Rogan takes a closer look at its affects, what remedies are available and how she manages her daily visitor  "A wake-up call doesn't come harsher than this!" I thought...

Published by Emma Rogan on Thursday May 01 2014 11:00 AM

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Fatigue

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'Nobody realises that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal' Albert Camus  I know the French philosopher, writer and journalist Albert Camus didn’t mean to describe the physical effect that MS has on us when he said the above; he was probably referring to a state of...

Published by Helen Farrell on Thursday February 27 2014 11:00 AM

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Exercise and MS...

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... a match made in heaven! An article in this week's Guardian newspaper (and online) has reignited an interest in how exercise can reduce fatigue in MS following positive results from an MS Society UK-funded study. Here at MS Ireland we know this to be true from our own research but we also kn...

Published by MS Ireland on Saturday January 18 2014 01:05 PM

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