Blog: May 2019

Social Care Future - 5 Key Changes

25 May 2019

“We all want to live in the place we call home with the people and things that we love, in communities where we look out for one another, doing things that matter to us”

Wokingham Borough Council are signing up to the Social Care Future, 5 Key Changes. The 5 Key Changes have come about from consultation with people who use care services.

The 5 Key Changes are:

Communities where everyone belongs Living in the place we call home Leading the lives we want to live...

BMSTC AGM and Celebration Party!

20 May 2019

We will be celebrating 20 years of Bradbury House and 35 years as a charity at this year's AGM on Thursday 6th June from midday to 2.30pm. We are thrilled to announce our special guests will be Sir John Madejski and Debbie McGee.

Choose to donate to the Centre when buy from Invictus Active

16 May 2019

Invictus Active offers a range of products from fitness equipment to wheelchair accessories.

Good news! NICE approves Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) for primary progressive MS

10 May 2019

Source MS Trust: The MS Trust is delighted that Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) has been approved by NICE for NHS treatment of early, inflammatory primary progressive MS.

New guest WiFi network at BMSTC

9 May 2019

We have recently upgraded our wifi network at the Centre.

We both now have hope - MS sisters

9 May 2019

Source BBC: Sisters Zoe Bowman and Vikki Langford were both diagnosed with multiple sclerosis within weeks of each other.

Do you shop in Tesco Bracknell?

2 May 2019

Do you shop in Tesco Bracknell? We need your help so we can win £4,000!

Stem Cells in Mouse Hair Seen to Aid Growth of ‘Dense’ Myelin Sheaths Around Nerve Cells, Study Reports

2 May 2019

Source Multiple Sclerosis News Today: A subset of stem cells in hair follicles, called melanocytes, appear to do more than just give rise to mature melanocytes, cells that help to determine hair colour. Those melanocyte stem cells, or McSCs, that carry the CD34 protein were found in hair follicles from mice to differentiate into glial cells and support myelin production, a study reports.

"MS doesn't stop me, it just makes me do things a little differently"

2 May 2019

Source MS Trust: When Emma was diagnosed with MS aged 27, she admits it was a 'devastating' time. But, 10 years later, she is determined to focus on the positives. In this blog, Emma writes about her MS diagnosis, life as a farmer, and why she won't let MS beat her.