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MS Voice Newsletter – May 2024: World MS Day Special Edition

May 30, 2024 | Life with MS, MS Voice, My Story, News, Newsletter, Treatments

Welcome to the 2024 World MS Day Special Edition of MS Voice – your trusted source for the latest updates, information and inspiring stories from Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand. World MS Day is an international awareness day for everyone affected […]

Are you on an Infusion Treatment?

May 30, 2024 | Advocacy, Treatments

At MSNZ we would like to understand more about patient experiences with infusion treatments. The first line Disease Modifying Treatment (DMT) options we have been successful in advocating for in NZ are considered some of the best in the world. […]

Update – Ocrelizumab for Primary Progressive MS in Canterbury

May 29, 2024 | Life with MS, News, Progressive, Treatments

On Wednesday 15 May, Multiple Sclerosis NZ raised how critical workforce shortages are impacting patients with Primary Progressive MS (PPMS) access to time sensitive disease modifying therapies. A business case prepared by clinical specialists had been under review for five […]

MS: A Marathon, But No Walk in The Park

May 29, 2024 | Uncategorised

Entrants in the iconic Red Stag Rotorua Marathon take up the challenge for a wide variety of reasons. Some like Michael Voss (two hours, 23 minutes and 48 seconds) are driven by the need for speed and the joy of […]

World MS Day 2024

May 27, 2024 | Life with MS, My Story, News

As a member of the MS International Federation (MSIF), MSNZ is proud to be involved with World MS Day which is officially marked on 30 May each year. World MS Day is a global awareness raising campaign for multiple sclerosis. Every year, the MS […]