Source Disability Horizons:
The Bimblers describe themselves as the UK’s most unlikely travel bloggers. Rob, together with his partner Bridget, travel in a wheelchair, reviewing access as they go. Driven by the mantra ‘access for all’ Rob has joined us to share his thoughts, observations and ideas to make travel easier for people of all abilities. This month he rounds up the best accessible beaches in the UK and where to hire beach wheelchairs from.
Source Multiple Sclerosis News Today:
A substance that the pancreas secretes can promote the regeneration of the protective nerve-cell coating that is damaged in multiple sclerosis, a mouse study shows.
Source Caroline Wyatt 25 AUGUST 2017 • 12:00PM The Telegraph:
I lay face down on a pedestrian crossing, knees bleeding where they’d hit the road. I couldn’t get back on my feet, even as the lights changed. It was May 2016 and I’d been on my way to meet friends when I fell without warning. The next day I woke too wobbly to walk, with double vision that took weeks to resolve.
Source MS Trust:
The European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization for cladribine (Mavenclad)for the treatment of adults with highly active relapsing multiple sclerosis. This follows a recommendation from the European Medicines Agency in June that a licence should be granted.
This short guide is a resource to help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) understand how they can keep their brains as healthy as possible and request the highest possible standard of care from healthcare professionals.
Source Medical News Today:
Just 20 years ago, there was little in the way of treatments for multiple sclerosis. But now, research has built momentum, and discoveries and potential treatments are always emerging. How far have we come in treating the symptoms of multiple sclerosis and how...
Source MS Society:
The MS Society Helpline is a free National Enquiry Service which provides support and information to all those affected by multiple sclerosis.
In this video, Helen, an MS Society Helpline Volunteer, tells her story of how the service has made a real difference...
Source MS Trust:
There is a lot of talk about brain health and how to keep your brain as healthy and fit as possible. But what does this really entail?
In this blog Helena from the MS Trust information and engagement team explores some ideas on how to improve your brain health...