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COVID-19 vaccination guidance for people with Multiple Sclerosis

February 22, 2021 | Covid-19

Never in our history has there ever been such a mass vaccination program as the COVID-19 vaccination program. There is a mountain of information about vaccines out there and it is often confusing and complicated. Here we try to break […]


PHARMAC widens access to funded treatments for multiple sclerosis

February 12, 2021 | Advocacy, Life with MS, Treatments

Media Release – 12 February 2021 – Released by PHARMAC PHARMAC announced today that it will be widening access to all funded multiple sclerosis treatments from 1 March. 1800 people with multiple sclerosis will be able to stay on their […]


Media Release – PHARMAC widens access to funded treatments for multiple sclerosis

February 12, 2021 | Advocacy, Life with MS, Treatments

(Pharmac Media Release – 12 February 2021) PHARMAC announced today that it will be widening access to all funded multiple sclerosis treatments from 1 March. 1800 people with multiple sclerosis will be able to stay on their treatment for longer, […]


Making disability rights real in a pandemic

February 1, 2021 | Advocacy, Covid-19

The COVID-19 emergency and the new Alert Level system required people to change their everyday lives suddenly to prevent the spread of COVID-19. New Zealanders had to physically distance; confine themselves to their homes, sometimes for weeks on end; and […]


2020 Mastering Mountains grant recipient

February 1, 2021 | Funding, Grants, Life with MS, Scholarships

MSNZ and Mastering Mountains are delighted to announce the latest recipient of the Mastering Mountains grant as Katy Glenie. Katy was diagnosed in October 2019, but has had MS symptoms and two other attacks over the last 15 years. She […]