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Launch of World MS Day 2017

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Highlighting Life with Multiple Sclerosis World MS Day 2017 will take place on Wednesday, May 31st and the theme this year is 'Life with MS', raising awareness of Multiple Sclerosis for thousands of people in Ireland and their families. Aoife Kirwan from Kildare and Maggs O’Riordan Wall f...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday May 16 2017 05:38 PM

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University of Leicester Research Request

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The Effect of Gender Identity on Help-Seeking and Social Support in Male Carers of People with MS Researcher Damien Appleton, Clinical Neuropsychologist from the University of Leicester is asking male carers of people with multiple sclerosis (MS) to complete a series of online questionnaires inv...

Published by MS Ireland/University of Leicester on Monday May 15 2017 10:00 AM

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Statins

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Multi-million pound trial to investigate if statins could become MS treatment The MS Society UK are co-funding the phase 3 trial to test if simvastatin could become a treatment for secondary progressive MS. This phase 3 trial will involve over 1000 people with secondary progressive MS. It began...

Published by MS Society UK on Thursday May 11 2017 08:09 AM

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Pilates and MS

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Request for research participants from University of Limerick Karl Fleming, a Structured PhD student, Dr. Matthew Herring from the Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences and Prof. Susan Coote from the Clinical Therapies Department of University of Limerick are seeking your particip...

Published by MS Ireland/University of Limerick on Wednesday May 10 2017 04:48 PM

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Research Request from NUI Galway

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Call for participants for research on the psychological impact of living with MS  The School of Psychology at National University of Ireland, Galway, is currently seeking to recruit people diagnosed with MS to take part in a study which examines the impact of MS on quality of life. MS is ch...

Published by NUI Galway on Tuesday May 02 2017 10:29 AM

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New Research Discovery

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Research moves closer to understanding the cause of multiple sclerosis A new study has made a major new discovery towards finding the cause of multiple sclerosis (MS), potentially paving the way for research to investigate new treatments. An international team involving the University of Exeter ...

Published by University of Exeter Medical School in the UK and the University of Alberta in Canada on Thursday April 27 2017 10:36 AM

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