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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 […]

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 […]

Covid-19 in Ocrelizumab-treated people with Multiple Sclerosis

January 26, 2021 | Covid-19, Life with MS, Research, Treatments

This article, written by the Journal of Multiple Sclerosis and related disorders,  (MSARD) includes data from clinical trials, post marketing safety surveillance and a US electronic medical records database, Optum. The objective was to better understand the SARS-CoV-2 infection in […]

MS, the coronavirus and vaccines – updated global advice

January 25, 2021 | Covid-19

Global COVID-19 advice for people with MS COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs, airways and other organs. It is caused by a novel coronavirus (called SARS-CoV-2) that has spread around the world. The advice below was […]