MS & Me: A Community Blog for People Living with MS

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Manning Up To MS

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Monday, November 19th is International Men’s Day, a celebration of the positive value men bring to the world, their families and their communities. Today Keith Byrne shares his experience and talks about ‘manning up to MS’. I've been lucky to share my life with some great...

Published by Keith Byrne on Thursday November 15 2018 11:08 AM

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How Writing About MS Makes My Life Better

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This week Willeke Van Eeckhoutte shares with us the value of writing about living with MS. She’s an award-winning, irrepressible blogger and we are delighted to have her continued contribution to the MS and Me team. When tasked with an article about writing and MS, my mind always does summ...

Published by Willeke Van Eeckhoutte on Friday November 02 2018 07:46 AM

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A Dozen Reasons to Book Into the MS Ireland National Conference

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Six of our MS & Me bloggers attended the National Conference last month. They tell us why they’ll be back again next year. In September hundreds of people with MS left their homes and traveled to Athlone to attend our national conference. The day prior most of the speakers who presente...

Published by MS & Me Blog Team on Friday October 26 2018 09:55 AM

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When I Had To Stop Working

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This week, Joan Jordan champions her professional revitalisation and shares with us all the joys of returning to the workforce.  Sorry for the spoiler in the title. You already know how this one is going to play out. Girl studies hard and gets a computer science place in Trinity College. G...

Published by Joan Jordan on Friday October 19 2018 11:13 AM

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MS and The 2019 Budget

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Before Budget 2019, Helen Farrell shares her opinion on the financial challenges of living with MS and how the Irish State can truly support people. Our government ministers have an unenviable task in preparing our 2019 budget. Not only do they have to cover existing commitments but they also mu...

Published by Helen Farrell on Monday October 08 2018 11:13 AM

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On Being a Woman with MS

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This week Rosie Farrell shares with us what it is like being a woman with MS. There is one representation of women in the media; thin, beautiful and definitely not disabled. In fact, as representations go, women living with a disability are invisible - a bit like the way our illness often is.&nb...

Published by Rosie Farrell on Thursday September 27 2018 11:11 AM

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