Pip's Blog

Pip's Blog

Welcome to Pip's Blog, where our Centre Manager Pippa brings you up-to-date news from the Berkshire MS Therapy Centre and the MS community.

If you have any feedback or you would like to contact Pip email pippa@bmstc.org or call 0118 901 6000.

Exercise is good for your brain

5 February 2021

Interesting article from the MS Trust website - It is well-known that exercise is good for physical and mental health, but less well-known that exercising also protects and repairs the structures of the brain.

Berkshire West Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy Public Engagement Survey - deadline extended to 28th February 2021

5 February 2021

The Health and Wellbeing Boards in Reading, West Berkshire and Wokingham have joined together to produce a new 10-year plan to improve the health and wellbeing of people who live across Berkshire West. This is your chance to have your say.

Novartis receives positive CHMP opinion for Kesimpta® (ofatumumab)

5 February 2021

Source Pharmaweb.com: Novartis receives positive CHMP opinion for Kesimpta® (ofatumumab), a self-administered treatment for adult patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis with active disease.

Do you live with Multiple Sclerosis?

5 February 2021

Researchers at the University of the West of Scotland invite you to be a part of an online focus group.

Covid Vaccine and MS - your questions answered

29 January 2021

Professor Alasdair Coles answers your questions about MS and the Covid vaccine