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Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand Awareness Week 2022 – Press Release

September 14, 2022 | Advocacy, Life with MS, Media

Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week – 12th – 18th September 2022 Press Release As the National Society for people with Multiple Sclerosis, we provide 18 independent Regional Societies and l000’s of people impacted by Multiple Sclerosis (MS) across New Zealand, with […]


Participants needed to share experiences of physical activity – AUT

August 29, 2022 | Life with MS, Study

AUT is currently conducting a narrative study to explore the experience of physical activity of those people living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS), and in what ways you keep active and why.  The research is interview based, will be proactive in […]


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 […]