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MSMilan 2023 Conference Review

November 14, 2023 | Education, Media, Research, Training, Treatments

In this report, Dr John Mottershead provides an overview of the recent MSMilan 2023 Conference he attended. In this review: –  NGDs which mimic MS –  Junior resident accuracy in recognising MS –  Alternative diagnoses in suspected MS –  Tapering of oral prednisone after […]


Liz Gasson on living life with MS

September 13, 2023 | Awareness Week, Life with MS, Media, My Story

Featured in Woman magazine: https://womanmagazine.co.nz/multiple-sclerosis-awareness-week-liz-gasson-on-living-life-with-ms/ Liz Gasson and her cycling coach Steve Bale are fresh off a plane when their faces pop into the zoom call, having just arrived at their accommodation in Salt Lake City. This is the third […]


Media Release: “Relief” over Pharmac Decision to Fund First-Ever Treatment for Debilitating Form of Multiple Sclerosis

September 4, 2023 | Advocacy, Media, Progressive, Treatments

A seven year battle on behalf of hundreds of people living with the most debilitating form of Multiple Sclerosis has been won – with Pharmac agreeing to fund Aotearoa New Zealand’s first ever treatment for the disease variant  from October […]


Vaccine breakthrough offers hope against EBV for Multiple Sclerosis

August 14, 2023 | Media

Noting that this research is still in it’s early stages, we will be following the work from the team at Queensland’s QIMR Berghofer with interest as the research and development progress. A cutting-edge vaccine candidate developed by QIMR Berghofer has […]


Pharmacists: A Crucial Team Player in the MS Puzzle

July 3, 2023 | Media, Uncategorised

Read our article in this months edition of Pharmacy Guild, describing just how important Pharmacists are in managing the comorbidities of MS.