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Amanda Rose

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Covid Vaccine – Answering Common Questions by those in Group 3

July 27, 2021 | Covid-19

Here are some of the answers to common questions about accessing the vaccine for those in Group 3. These are not specific to MS. These answers have come from the Ministry of Health’s public information.   Q. Do I need […]


COVID Vaccine Booking Helpline Now Open for Group 3

July 23, 2021 | Covid-19

Vaccinating against COVID-19 reduces the risk of the virus to you, your whānau, and your community. The more people that vaccinate the stronger we will be. The Ministry of Health is giving everyone over 16 the opportunity to get their […]


Vacancies – Seeking New Independent Committee Members

June 15, 2021 | Uncategorised

Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand (MSNZ) is currently seeking interest from new Independent Committee Members with particular skills in either Fundraising, Corporate Sponsorship and Marketing, or Health and/or Government Advocacy. Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand is the National organisation supporting 18 independent […]


New Clinical Trial for those with Primary Progressive MS – Now recruiting

June 14, 2021 | Advocacy, Treatments, Trials

About 10% of people with MS are diagnosed with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis (PPMS). While more common forms of MS involve a relapse-remit pattern (unpredictable attacks followed by periods of disease inactivity), PPMS is characterised by a slow onset and […]


Covid Vaccine update for People with MS & Webinar

June 3, 2021 | Advocacy, Covid-19, Event, Treatments, Uncategorised

Understandably, there is a high level of interest within the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community for information about how the Pfizer vaccine works and is impacting people with MS globally. Due to this Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand and the Ministry of […]