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Working & MS

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This week Niamh McCarron shares her experience of having MS and working. Read on for her story of working and striving to stay professionally active and financially secure. As I write this blog post I am on my way to a conference for my day job. This is a good example of how my work and MS life...

Published by Niamh McCarron on Thursday May 31 2018 02:20 PM

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The MS Barometer

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The MS Barometer is a comparative MS survey of the national situation in up to 34 European countries. See how Ireland compares to other countries in a variety of areas including access to treatments, employment and empowerment of people with Multiple Sclerosis. Click on the image below to downlo...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday March 02 2017 11:45 AM

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Highlights from Conference 2016

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This week Aoife, Niamh and Trevis recap on MS Ireland's Living Well with MS Conference. On Saturday, 24th September we attended MS Ireland's Conference in Cork, which focused on Living Well with MS. The MS and Me Blog team were invited to come along and live-tweet the event (which was also strea...

Published by MS & Me Blog Team on Thursday October 13 2016 11:15 AM

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Launch of Employment Resources

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Set of practical employment resources for people with MS in Ireland and their employers  On 2nd June, MS Ireland, supported by Novartis, launched a set of practical employment resources to support people with MS and their employers. Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, Minister of Jobs, Enterpr...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday June 02 2016 07:00 PM

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MS Employment Report

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The global themes for World MS Day 2016 are Independence and Employment. A global MS Employment report by the MS International Federation (MSIF), released today Wednesday, 25th May to coincide with World MS Day, shows that a significant number of people with MS are leaving employment earlier than...

Published by MSIF/MS Ireland on Wednesday May 25 2016 11:30 AM

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World MS Day 2016

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Save the Date!  MS Ireland will join with other societies around the world to raise awareness of multiple sclerosis (MS) and mobilise the public around issues affecting people with MS and their families. The theme will be ‘Independence’. This includes employment, but ...

Published by MS Ireland on Wednesday March 09 2016 12:26 PM

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Personal Goals

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Goal Setting for 2016 Whatever personal goals you have set yourself for 2016, it is important to understand why sometimes we don’t achieve our goals – usually, it is because we have not thought carefully enough about what goals to set and why we are setting them. Sometimes we may set...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday January 14 2016 10:10 AM

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Launch of Societal Cost of MS Report

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New report reveals that Multiple Sclerosis costs Irish society more than €429 million each year 9,000 people and their families live with MS throughout Ireland  Average societal cost per person with MS amounts to €47,600 Total cost of relapses amounts to €16.9...

Published by MS Ireland on Wednesday October 21 2015 06:10 PM

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Global MS Survey

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Take part in the global MS employment survey Do you have MS or care for someone who has MS? The Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) are running the biggest global survey of MS and employment. MSIF and member MS organistations including MS Ireland want to find out how MS affects em...

Published by MS Ireland/MSIF on Wednesday September 30 2015 09:57 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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