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On Being a Man Living with MS

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This week Declan Groeger shares with us what it is like being a man living with MS I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in 1988. Married with two small children, a mortgage and an overdraft. The day the doctor said “You have MS”, my life changed forever. At that time MS had n...

Published by Declan Groeger on Thursday September 20 2018 10:50 AM

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Live Stream Of National MS Conference

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We are live streaming talks from our 'Living Well with MS' Conference in Athlone this Saturday, September 22nd. You can join us on the day from anywhere around the world... We are delighted to welcome our guest speakers: 10am: MS Overview and Quality of Life: Professor Gavin Giov...

Published by MS Ireland on Wednesday September 19 2018 10:18 AM

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Leinster House Event

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We need YOUR help in contacting TDs and Senators MS Ireland will be holding an event in Leinster House AV room on Wednesday, 3rd October 2018 at 10am. We will be presenting the MS Care Centre Business Case and we will be using the opportunity to call on TDs and Senators to provide a further &eur...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday September 18 2018 08:00 PM

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MS, Skilled and Unemployed

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This week Teresa McShane tells us about the financial and professional implications of having MS and discovers it’s an emotional journey. Like any long-term illness or disability, MS can have far reaching implications and can literally turn one’s world upside-down. Obviously, all cas...

Published by Teresa McShane on Thursday September 13 2018 10:11 AM

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Activity Matters in MS

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Volunteers Required  The MS Team at University of Limerick (UL) are looking for the 'first' volunteers to test their Activity Matters in MS web-based intervention. The 12 week programme will guide you through choosing the right activity, getting started and keeping exercising. The website ...

Published by University of Limerick on Wednesday September 12 2018 11:20 AM

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Physical Activity Behaviour in People With MS

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Online questionnaire Fintan Murphy (MSc Physiotherapy) along with Professor Susan Coote (School of Allied Health) of the University of Limerick are inviting you to take part in an online questionnaire examining physical activity behaviour in people with Multiple Sclerosis. This is an internation...

Published by University of Limerick/MS Ireland on Monday September 10 2018 11:46 AM

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MS Readathon Launches

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Almost 10,000 young readers expected to take part in the sponsored reading campaign helping people with MS We have launched the 31st MS Readathon, entering a new era for the sponsored reading initiative. We were joined by MS ambassador Jordan Byrne, 23, who is living with MS, charity partner Lei...

Published by MS Readathon Team on Thursday September 06 2018 10:12 AM

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Am I Progressing?

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This week Fergal Hughes wonders about what the future holds for him in terms of his MS ... and realises that he is more concerned with 'here and now' I was diagnosed in January 1996. The diagnosing doctor told me that he believed my type of MS to be remitting/relapsing (RRMS) and what that woul...

Published by Fergal Hughes on Thursday August 16 2018 10:16 AM

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2018 National Annual Awards

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Nominations for this year’s annual awards is now CLOSED It would be a great honour to be nominated for the national awards, so we would encourage Branches and individual members and staff members to nominate members who they feel deserve recognition. Our Annual Awards are the Society&rsqu...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday August 10 2018 10:26 AM

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Me, Men and MS

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‘Don’t let MS stop you from finding your happily ever after’… This week Ciara O Meara reflects on dating and disclosing her MS when she finally found the one!   Dating is a pure and utter minefield! Your preparation for the field is diligent and precise. You ap...

Published by Ciara O Meara on Thursday July 19 2018 11:17 AM

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