Whether you’re a star baker, an expert faker or somewhere in between, you can take a Cake Break your way to support people living with MS: http://mssoc.uk/2nTH1cl.
We want better access to the Blue Badge! The Government wants to review the way decisions are made on who is eligible for the Blue Badge. It’s really important people with MS add their voice!
Please complete our survey and help shape our response to the Government’s review. Please share! http://bit.ly/2ESEF88
Do you have a spare a few hours a week? If you do, we have a fantastic opportunity to volunteer with us and join our Helpline team. You’ll learn new skills, meet new people and receive full training as you help us provide emotional support and information to those affected by MS. Interested? Get in touch: http://mssoc.uk/2Hr6fb4.
Fatigue is one of the most common symptoms of MS. Exercise can help reduce fatigue over time. Neurophysiotherapist Rachel shared with us a few simple exercises you can do at home.
If you're finding these exercises helpful, have a look at our other symptom exercises: http://mssoc.uk/2nTqkP9
Cake Break is a fun, easy way to bring people together and support the MS community. Check out our tasty tips for a delicious Cake Break: http://mssoc.uk/2H1jfEg.
We have brilliant news from Scotland! Cladribine has been approved for use by the NHS in Scotland. Great – and about time too! Here’s our info on cladribine: http://mssoc.uk/2HagXme
Research shows exercise can help manage MS symptoms. We've worked with a neurophysiotherapist and a Pilates instructor to create a series of videos tailored to common MS symptoms: balance, fatigue, muscle spasms, memory and thinking and bladder. Have a look - the exercises are accessible, easy to follow and can be done at home: http://mssoc.uk/2nTqkP9
Deciding to leave work can be very difficult. For some people with MS, it is made even harder because they don’t get the support they need. Our new report looks at the issues: http://mssoc.uk/2Bkecyb.
We want the government to improve support to help people with MS stay in work while they can and leave work well when they need to!
This March, get together with loved ones to hold a Cake Break - a fun, easy way to raise dough. You can bake homemade goodies, or pop to the supermarket for ready-made treats to share. Sign up today to bake a real difference to MS community: http://mssoc.uk/2saAz6c.
Brilliant research news! Our researchers at the MS Society Edinburgh Centre have found a key molecule in the brain important for repairing myelin damage. This could lead to the development of new treatments: http://mssoc.uk/2sgv4Da.
It’s been 100 years since some women got the right to vote! In honour of the amazing women that were part of the Suffrage movement, we’d like to celebrate women who are making a difference for the MS community! Here are just a few examples: http://mssoc.uk/2FQnX67.
Do you know any women that inspire you? Tag them!
A good night’s sleep is important. But pain and muscle spasms can be too severe. For some people with MS, there’s just no treatment – so they feel driven to use illegal forms of cannabis.
Cannabis needs to be legalised for medicinal use! Help people with MS and tweet or email your MP: http://mssoc.uk/2EcQ2rn
You might have seen reports that testosterone plays a role in protecting men against MS. We've looked behind the headlines - here are all the details: http://mssoc.uk/2E0yU92