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Tips on Stress and MS

January 7, 2020 | Life with MS, Support

I have multiple sclerosis (MS), and I know that when I get stressed, I feel more unwell. Stress makes MS symptoms worse in my own body. It is interesting to note that studies show that the better you cope with […]


Honouring caring at its finest

December 19, 2019 | Grants, Support, Uncategorised

Gisborne – Lucy Mill was a special woman that went the extra mile and made a difference in her community but passed away unexpectedly on the 17th November 2019. Multiple Sclerosis New Zealand (MSNZ) wishes to honour her 20 years […]


Have your say and take our survey

June 28, 2018 | Advocacy, Support, Treatments, Uncategorised

In 2017 MSNZ officially endorsed ‘Brain Health: time matters in MS’ , an international consensus report providing recommendations on diagnosis, therapeutic strategies and improving access to treatment in MS. Since then we have used the principles to direct and provide international […]


Dorothy Newman Scholarship keeping people in employment

October 9, 2017 | Education, Grants, Life with MS, Scholarships, Support

Many people with MS experience difficulties managing work with their MS particularly at times of relapse or as their condition progresses. While for many simple changes in the work place might be all that is needed to assist someone to continue with […]


MS Energise

October 9, 2017 | Support, Uncategorised

Are you looking for additional support to help you manage your MS and fatigue? Why not try MS Energise, a new app that has been developed by researchers at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) to use cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) […]