Blog Articles, tagged with: Multiplesclerosis

The World vs MS

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Voting now open for the winning idea MS Ireland partnered with Sanofi Genzyme on The World vsMS, a new social-driven initiative that aimed to identify daily challenges of living with MS and develop solutions to them. Harriet Doig, MS Ireland’s Information, Advocacy and Research Officer, sa...

Published by MS Ireland/WorldvsMS on Wednesday January 18 2017 12:57 PM

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Launch of Kiss Goodbye to MS

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Irish actress Aoibhinn McGinnity, Sara-Jane Tracy and her brother James Tracy, Irish rugby player launch campaign MS Ireland is calling on supporters to Kiss Goodbye to MS from January 17th until February 14th 2017 and to help raise funds for MS research and essential services for more than 9,00...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday January 17 2017 12:18 PM

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My MS Journey

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This week Declan Groeger shares his MS journey. Have you ever embarked on a journey only to find that the starting point was not where you thought it was or started a mystery trip where the route and length of the journey are unknown?  My MS journey officially started in 1988 but I believe...

Published by Declan Groeger on Thursday January 12 2017 11:25 AM

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Survey on Sativex

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MS Ireland is planning to make a submission to the HSE regarding Sativex. If you have been affected by the lack of availability of Sativex, please take a few minutes to complete this short survey, which will help us to develop a strong submission. This survey is completely confidential and you w...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday January 10 2017 03:28 PM

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A Look to 2017 With MS & Me

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Happy New Year from the MS & Me Blog Team. Here’s what 2017 looks like from here...  The media seems to love looking back at the end of each year. Reflecting on the news, the sport, the tragedies, and the triumphs. Your MS & Me Blog team take a different approach. When we get ...

Published by Trevis Gleason on Thursday January 05 2017 11:00 AM

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Christmas Care Centre Appeal

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Fiona O’Reilly (48) has been living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) for the last 3 years. Some days are worse than others. Some days she can barely move at all. On others, the loss of feeling in her feet and her lack of balance put her at constant risk. The MS Care Centre on Bushy Park Road i...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday December 22 2016 10:55 AM

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MS Research eZine

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Issue 2 and Research Strategy for 2015-2019 Issue 2 of our new eZine 'MS Research' is out now! In this issue... Interview with Dr Denise Fitzgerald from Queen’s University Belfast who is investigating reversing the effects of MS Report from ECTRIMS, the largest international M...

Published by MS Ireland on Wednesday December 21 2016 09:00 AM

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Depression and Anxiety

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December's self-management Depression and anxiety are common in people with MS. The ‘Societal Costs of MS’ study found that 38.5% of participants reported experiencing anxiety or depression or both. A lot of people who experience anxiety or depression also find that it is worse in wi...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday December 20 2016 09:53 AM

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LIVE Facebook Chat

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MS and Emotions On Thursday, 15th December Living Like You will host a Facebook live chat. The event will feature a Q & A session with two experts Rosemarie Wilson, a life coach and Yolanda Higueras, a neuropsychologist and moderator Aoife Kirwan The live discussion will be broadcasted at 6...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday December 09 2016 09:39 AM

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Memory and Thinking

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November's self-management series   Recent research suggests cognitive difficulties affect approximately 50-60% of people with multiple sclerosis. For example, many people with MS can find it harder to recall information, follow conversations or think things through. For most people with MS...

Published by MS Ireland on Wednesday November 23 2016 09:45 AM

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