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

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My Passion Piece: How A Little Word Can Make All the Difference


This week, Lucina discusses how the words people use to speak about people with MS has an impact on our identity. There’s also mention of dating and road frontage! I’ve always hated labels. As a child, it was the itchy, scratchy ones on the back of new tee-shirts that had to be cut o...

Published by Lucina Russell on Thursday August 25 2016 10:25 AM

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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


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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My MS Nurse


This week Aoife Kirwan talks about the positive impact MS nurses have on the lives of people with MS. Recently, the hospital she attends lost this service and she tells us how this has affected her life.  It’s the old chestnut- we don’t realise the importance of something until ...

Published by Aoife Kirwan on Thursday August 04 2016 12:15 PM

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My MS Passion Piece: Choosing the Right Drug


How do you make your decisions? We all know how being better informed means better decision-making but we don't always get the information we need. Today Joan talks about the importance of being well informed about MS drug treatments and medications. It might sound crazy what I’m about to ...

Published by Joan Jordan on Thursday July 28 2016 11:45 AM

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MS and the Lonely Hearts Club


This week Lucina reflects on a ‘Lonely Hearts’ teenage prank, dating and life with MS. I’ll start with a confession. Something that has bothered me since the day I did it, as a teenager, about 25 years ago. It was of course, my mother’s fault. She had told me that as a yo...

Published by Lucina Russell on Thursday July 21 2016 02:15 PM

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