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Fatigue in Progressive MS – Webcast

November 3, 2021 | Education, Event, Life with MS, Progressive, Research

Fatigue is one of the most common, troubling symptoms experienced by people with progressive MS. For many people, it is the symptom that affects them most. Join MSIF to learn about the latest advances in treatment and research in fatigue […]


ECTRIMS 2021 Conference Review

November 3, 2021 | Education, Event, Progressive, Uncategorised

The 37th Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in MS (ECTRIMS) was held online recently. The scientific programme comprised well-known session formats such as Scientific Sessions, Hot Topics and Meet the Experts, as well as live discussions […]


3rd Primary Dose COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance for People with MS

November 1, 2021 | Advocacy, Covid-19, Treatments

  On the 19th of October 2021, the Ministry of Health, announced 3rd primary dose vaccinations for those who are severely immunocompromised. This announcement was based on recommendations by the COVID-19 Vaccine Technical Advisory Group (CV TAG) who continuously review evidence […]


Government announces changes for disabled people

November 1, 2021 | Uncategorised

The Ministry of Health announced on Friday 29th October upcoming changes to the Disability System in NZ. Below is a letter from the Ministers of Health and Disability with information on these changes. More details can also be found on […]


Andrew – Passionate poet and crafter

October 27, 2021 | Life with MS

Andrew Hodson was diagnosed with Secondary Progressive MS (SPMS) in 2008. “I probably had it for 20 years before that. A mixture of symptoms appeared then went away, including numb legs plus pins and needles. The initial diagnosis was very […]