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Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week 15-21 September

September 14, 2019 | Event, Life with MS

Every year MSNZ runs a campaign to raise awareness nationally for MS as a chronic condition affecting New Zealanders and highlighting the needs of those living with the condition. This year our campaign is on My Story My Strength My […]


NEDTALKS – Important conversations about your brain

August 22, 2019 | Education, Event, Life with MS, Treatments

MS Taranaki NED TALKS on Brain Health: Time Matters Saturday 31st August, 10am to 3pm (lunch included) at Plymouth International (Quality Hotel), 220 Courtenay Street, New Plymouth. Hosted by Graham Walker, President MS Taranaki Inc with invited guests from the […]


Thought for the day

August 14, 2019 | Event, Life with MS

In November 2018, Glenn Sparrow had the opportunity to sail on the Spirit of New Zealand tall ship on the Ocean of Hope Challenge. 40 people with Multiple Sclerosis from around the world spent 5 days together sailing around the […]


Consultation for the funding of Ocrelizumab for RRMS

August 9, 2019 | Life with MS, Treatments

Pharmac announced on Wednesday 7th August, that they are now publicly consulting on the proposed funding of Ocrelizumab for Relapsing Remitting MS. MSNZ welcomes this announcement which we have been advocating for since May 2017. To read more about our […]


Oceans of Hope Challenge NZ – Inspired to achieve more

July 26, 2019 | Event, Life with MS

Ingrid Robertson was never much into sailing when she was younger, it was her father’s passion, and like a lot of us we either follow in our parents’ footsteps or we find our own path. But, when Oceans of Hope […]