Lift drugs ban on MS patients who can no longer walk, say doctors

February 23, 2018 admin 0

Doctors treating people with multiple sclerosis are calling for the scrapping of rules that prevent them receiving life-changing drugs if they end up in a […]

Scientists come a step closer to a treatment for MS

February 23, 2018 admin 0

Scientists have raised hopes of curbing the symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS) in humans after experiments on afflicted mice reduced inflammation. Cambridge University researchers reprogrammed […]

Cornwall Council to review £3,300 disabled parking bay charge

January 24, 2018 admin 0

A council says it will “urgently” review the amount it charges applicants for creating disabled bays outside their homes. A woman with multiple sclerosis from […]

Rituxan Outperforms A Half-Dozen Multiple Sclerosis Therapies In Study

January 9, 2018 admin 0

In a study of how people newly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis fared on the first therapy they tried, a drug that isn’t even approved for […]

Woman with multiple sclerosis refused benefit payment

January 5, 2018 admin 0

A woman from Dorset who has multiple sclerosis says the way people are assessed for health-related benefits is unfair. Aliie Harpham was turned down for […]

Pub guard ‘stopped woman with MS using disabled toilet’

December 20, 2017 admin 0

A woman with multiple sclerosis says she was stopped from using a pub’s disabled toilet because she was told she “did not look disabled”. Perdi […]

Multiple sclerosis symptoms improved with fruit and veg

December 15, 2017 admin 0

Eating a healthful diet comprising fruits, vegetables, and whole grains may be linked with reduced disability and fewer multiple sclerosis symptoms among people with the […]

Lancaster woman with MS told to ‘walk off train’ by conductor

December 2, 2017 admin 0

Sharon Jackson said she was terrified as she “could not rely on her legs” to get off the train A woman with multiple sclerosis claims […]

What’s it like to wake up the day after you planned to die?

October 23, 2017 admin 0

Colin Campbell was scheduled to die on Thursday 15 June 2017. He was due to travel to an assisted death clinic in Switzerland and end […]