Blog: Feb 2021

Update 26th February 2021

26 February 2021

With the government announcing their roadmap for the relaxation of Covid restrictions over the coming months, we are beginning to plan our phased re-opening of services at the Centre after Easter.

Shopping at Amazon

26 February 2021

Do you shop at Amazon and want to support the Centre at no extra cost to you?

MS specific vaccine Q&A

26 February 2021

Professor Giovannoni from Barts has just released a really useful MS-specific vaccine Q&A. (Note: people should always follow the advice of their own consultant or medical professional)

Neuro Life Now want to hear about your experiences

26 February 2021

Neuro Life Now is a new organisation that wants to hear your experiences of treatment and care within the NHS or from other social care providers.

Important Update

19 February 2021

- The government have announced 1.7 million more people will be added to the shielded patient list in England. This means some people in vaccine priority group 6 (which includes everyone with MS under 65 and not in groups 1-5) will be moved up into group 4 and advised to shield. The government are using a risk-prediction tool to identify people from group 6 to add to the list, based on evidence about who has been most severely affected by COVID-19. Shielding guidance is being extended to 31...

Tracy's leaving card

19 February 2021

Would you like to send a message to Tracy?

Uddhava on the radio

19 February 2021

Listen to our Yoga teacher speak about leading Yoga classes during the pandemic and being awarded a 'The Berkshire physical activity lockdown hero' award from Get Berkshire Active.

A shared goal to stop MS - new funding for research Centres of Excellence

19 February 2021

Source MS Society: Our two Centres of Excellence in Cambridge and Edinburgh will be working together to find new treatments, faster, for everyone living with MS.