Blog Articles, tagged with: Multiplesclerosis

The Early Signs

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Hindsight is a wonderful thing. Not sure who said that, but they knew their stuff. Looking back, I can now see that I had MS symptoms long before I was diagnosed. Lots of things that I couldn’t quite put my finger on, which niggled away at my thoughts and feelings.  I think I can trac...

Published by Niamh McCarron on Thursday August 20 2015 09:30 AM

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'Voice of the Patient' Survey

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Have Your Say There are several surveys on MS, none of them are entirely focussed on the needs and situation of people with MS in terms of employment, treatment, support, adapted living environment and care. The Pan-European EMSP Voice of the Patient Survey will ask your opinion about your life ...

Published by EMSP on Wednesday August 19 2015 03:02 PM

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All the World’s a (MS) Stage

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*An introduction to our upcoming series discussing many of the stages of life with multiple sclerosis* “All the world's a stage,” wrote the Bard, himself, “And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many pa...

Published by Trevis Gleason on Thursday August 13 2015 11:01 AM

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MS Has Changed My Vision

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Sometimes we don’t see things as clearly, some things we see more sharply.  One thing that is for certain, MS has changed the way I see things…  Multiple Sclerosis – the insidious thief of a disease that it is – can and has taken much from me.  It has take...

Published by Trevis Gleason on Thursday July 09 2015 09:30 AM

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New Study: Fatigue

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Understanding Fatigue in Paediatric MS Aim of study  The study aims to improve our understanding of fatigue in paediatric MS. At the moment, we don’t understand fatigue very well. We would like to invite young people with MS and their caregivers to tell us about their experiences of ...

Published by King's College London on Friday June 19 2015 10:00 AM

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Call-out for participants

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Volunteers required for research study A study investigating the impact of exercise on the immune system and cognition is being conducted by the Department of Anatomy and Neuroscience at University College Cork in collaboration with the Department of Physiology and Psychiatry. Who can participa...

Published by University College Cork on Tuesday June 09 2015 12:52 PM

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Access to UNCRPD

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Access to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities When people hear news related to the United Nations, they immediately think of countries at war or of those in third world regions that need humanitarian help. But what if I told you that people with disabilities in Ireland ...

Published by Willeke Van Eeckhoutte on Thursday May 28 2015 12:52 PM

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#StrongerthanMS … But Not Alone

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'With World MS Day upon us blogger Trevis Gleason believes that he is #strongerthanMS, but not alone' Today, 27th May, is World MS Day 2015. Around the globe people are taking part in awareness events, attending educational programs, talking about the topic of access and hash tagging social medi...

Published by Trevis Gleason on Wednesday May 27 2015 11:58 AM

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Physical Activity Levels in MS

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SURVEY CLOSED on Thursday, 16th July 2015 New online survey study  Do you have Multiple Sclerosis? Are you aged over 18 years? Are you interested in helping us to examine the factors that are associated with physical activity levels among people with MS? MS researchers at the Un...

Published by University of Limerick (UL) on Monday May 11 2015 09:44 AM

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Incidence Study

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Update on our ongoing study We are currently carrying out a National Incidence Study trying to calculate the number of new cases of multiple sclerosis diagnosed in Ireland from 1st March 2014 to 28th February 2015. I would like to thank everyone who has participated so far, ...

Published by Dr Karen O Connell on Friday April 17 2015 09:52 AM

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