MS & Me: A Community Blog for People Living with MS

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Daddy, Come Out and Play!

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This week Fergal Hughes writes about watching his children grow up, making the most of quality time and the lessons he’s learned as a father. This is heartfelt, perfect reminder that for parents, often our children are the better teachers. I have two sons and I’m separated. I only ha...

Published by Fergal Hughes on Thursday June 28 2018 11:02 AM

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A Sense of Pride

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This week Emma Rogan writes about Pride. The MS community is a mix of humanity- straight, LGBTI, different ethnicities, cultures and experiences. For Emma, the power of the MS community, the value of being visible and the progress in patient empowerment is worth celebrating.   This article...

Published by Emma Rogan on Monday June 25 2018 02:00 PM

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Father's Day

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Sunday 17th is Father’s Day and this week Keith Byrne describes the joys of being a Dad. Read on for how he’s balancing life tasks so he and his family stay healthy and how being open to challenges helps him build resilience while living with MS. Stress can be the catalyst for the on...

Published by Keith Byrne on Thursday June 14 2018 02:20 PM

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The Hardest Thing

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Next week, 11th to the 17th June, is Carer’s Week in Ireland. We’re delighted to have Guest Blogger Gemma Donnelly Cox writing about being a Carer and how she balances life in the ‘here and now’ while also planning for the future. Caring, for me, is about enabling and emp...

Published by Gemma Donnelly Cox on Thursday June 07 2018 11:30 AM

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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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Kiss Goodbye To MS

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Have you joined the Kiss Goodbye to MS squad? This week Grace Kavanagh tells us why she joins in with thousands of others for the massive global campaign. It’s all about the Kiss! MS is a difficult disease to live with. It's so unpredictable and is often described as an “invisible&...

Published by Grace Kavanagh on Thursday May 24 2018 11:00 AM

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