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

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Parenting and MS


I didn’t know that I had MS when I had my kids. I have an eight year old boy and a ten year old girl. Post diagnosis - I decided not to have any more children for many reasons. I won’t go into them today. That’s another blog entirely. I DO want to share a few tips with you about...

Published by Joan Jordan on Thursday October 01 2015 11:03 AM

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Fertility and Pregnancy Part 2


Last week Emma wrote about MS and the fertility and pregnancy journey. This week she delves deeper into the joys and challenges of having a new-born in her life.  One of my exes told me when we broke up that she pitied me- no-one would want to be with anyone with MS. For a long time, that g...

Published by Emma Rogan on Thursday September 24 2015 11:00 AM

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Fertility and Pregnancy Part 1 of 2


This week Emma Rogan gives the first of her two parts on Fertility and Pregnancy. “The great news is there is plenty of evidence that confirms pregnancy can be a very good time for women, with absolutely no evidence that a woman’s fertility is affected by having MS”. Did you ev...

Published by Emma Rogan on Friday September 18 2015 11:00 AM

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Ageing and MS


Ageing, a word that makes us cringe.  Decline, another word that grabs you by the throat. With a diagnosis like MS, our priorities of trying to achieve utter physical beauty sometimes takes a backseat, and instead we start worrying about how well MS will treat us as we get older. While man...

Published by Willeke Van Eeckhoutte on Thursday September 10 2015 11:07 AM

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Community blog shortlisted for Blog Awards Ireland Great news! MS and Me, has made it to the short-list in the 2015 Blog Awards Ireland - Best Health and Wellbeing Blog Category. To help us reach the final please click on the image below and select MS Ireland's MS & Me Community Blog. ...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday September 08 2015 09:01 AM

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Young People


These days life as a young person is not without its difficulties. With the economic times we are in, life is hard. Careers are more difficult to embark upon, housing is harder to secure, education isn't as accessible as young people would like. These are issues that can affect people on every le...

Published by Aoife Kirwan on Thursday August 27 2015 09:00 AM

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