Blog Articles, tagged with: Multiplesclerosis

What’s App? Smartphones and MS

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This week Helen looks at her smartphone use...  I have a confession to make; quite often my smartphone gets more of my attention than my husband does, and it is a mutual situation with both of us tapping away in the evening as we read what has happened for friends on Facebook or the li...

Published by Helen Farrell on Thursday September 08 2016 11:10 AM

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Am I Just Sad or Is It Depression?

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This week Declan Groeger considers peace of mind and not letting life get him down.  I am an optimist and always will be. I always, well almost always, look at the upside and my glass is rarely even half empty; sometimes it’s awaiting a refill! I always try to keep my best side out. I...

Published by Declan Groeger on Thursday September 01 2016 09:30 AM

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VOTE for MS & Me

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Community blog shortlisted for Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards Good news! MS and Me, has made it to the short-list in the 2016 Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards - Best Health and Wellbeing Blog Category. To help us reach the final please click on the image below and vote MS Ireland's MS & Me ...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday August 19 2016 10:24 AM

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Our MS Library

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Sure, the MS & Me blog is an online resource but our bloggers still have a collection of old-fashioned books on how to live a better life….and just for fun  As I’ve had the great fortune to meet a number of people living with MS all over the world and at different stages in...

Published by Trevis Gleason on Thursday August 11 2016 01:22 PM

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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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Brain Health

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New MS brain health resource The organisation MS Brain Health have produced a new guide on brain health and MS. This short guide is a resource to help people with MS understand how they can keep their brains as healthy as possible and request the highest possible standard of care from healthcare...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday August 02 2016 08:39 AM

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New Drug Pricing Deal

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On 20th July, the Government announced details of a new agreement with the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association (IPHA) on the supply of medicines that will reduce the costs paid by the HSE. It is estimated that the new agreement will save €600 million in total over four years. Ministe...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday July 29 2016 04:30 PM

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The World vs.MS

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Turning challenges into change So the challenges are in… and it really is The World vs.MS. The socially-driven initiative, which we are so excited to be a part of, aims to drive meaningful change in the lives of people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and those who support them. And af...

Published by MS Ireland/Sanofi Genzyme on Monday June 20 2016 08:35 AM

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Disclosing My MS

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This week Aoife shares her decision to disclose her MS journey to family, friends and the wider community. In times like these, sharing seems to be the 'in' thing. With the popularity of social media it is hard to escape sharing (and often over sharing). Sometimes it's a picture of someone's per...

Published by Aoife Kirwan on Thursday June 16 2016 11:00 AM

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Launch of Employment Resources

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Set of practical employment resources for people with MS in Ireland and their employers  On 2nd June, MS Ireland, supported by Novartis, launched a set of practical employment resources to support people with MS and their employers. Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, Minister of Jobs, Enterpr...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday June 02 2016 07:00 PM

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