AUTHOR

Louise Mckinlay

https://www.msnz.org.nz

POSTS

MS Research Update Live Webinar – 16 August 2022

August 9, 2022 | Education, Event, Research


Menzies Understanding MS Course – Registration Open

August 9, 2022 | Education, Event, Life with MS, Support, Training

Learn more about multiple sclerosis with Understanding MS, a FREE online course for everyone. Enrolments for September are now open, sign up and find out more about the new and updated content here: https://ms.mooc.utas.edu.au/ Course Outline ‘Understanding Multiple Sclerosis (MS)’ […]


Katy’s Southern Alps climb

August 8, 2022 | Funding, Grants, Life with MS, Scholarships

Last year I was the successful recipient of the Mastering Mountains Grant for people with FND and MS. My objective was to climb a 3,000m peak the Southern Alps. When I first submitted my application for the Grant I had […]


MS in the media: Nurse, Zazi, thought her MS symptoms were due to new job stress

August 8, 2022 | Life with MS, Media

An Auckland nurse was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis after first believing her symptoms were due to career stress. Zazi Gohar, 26, from West Auckland’s Te Atatū, learned she had MS, an often disabling disease of the central nervous system, in 2020 after her legs and […]


Media: Kiwi’s with MS thriving from overseas stem-cell treatment urge Government to approve it here

July 27, 2022 | Media

The Government’s being urged to get a move on and approve a stem-cell treatment for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). A petition was presented to Parliament on Tuesday, calling for the Health Minister to fund the treatment which has shown […]