MS & Me

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Declan Groeger
18 May 2023


The importance of connections cannot be overstated, and many people take them for granted. It is often confused with Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) Syndrome. Joni Mitchell sums it up beautifully in her song “Big Yellow Taxi” –

“Don't it always seem to go
That you don't know what you've got
Till it's gone…”

Declan Groeger
20 Feb 2014

Why Exercise is Important

Baz Luhrmann had one piece of advice that he considered vitally important to give to the class of ’99. He said that if he could only offer one tip for the future it would be to wear sunscreen. He had other tips to offer but the wearing of sunscreen was 'the tip'

Helen Farrell
16 Jan 2014

To Smoke or Not to Smoke?

'Helen felt increasingly embarrassed about her constantly ‘trying to give up’ stance. She realised that she could no longer just dip in and out of smoking; she was totally hooked'

Emma Rogan
23 Dec 2013

How about the Best Christmas? Ever!

Here we are again folks. The dark evenings are lit up with the brilliant shiny lights hung across our streets, houses, trees and anything else that needs a bit of a lift. With all that’s going on, how’s your inner light? Maybe this year has been tough and you’re worried about what the Christmas time will bring? Life with MS is different for all of us, whether we have the condition, our loved one is living with it, or it is our friend who has it. Whatever way you’ve come to know about MS, one piece of information we all share- living with it can bring unwelcome surprises to our lives at any time of the year but especially times like this.  

Aoife Kirwan
18 Dec 2013

Meet Aoife

'In Aoife's introductory blog for MS Ireland, she shares her MS story and how her life has changed in little ways'