News

Updates from around the world about what’s happening this World MS Day.

22nd May 2020

Berglind from Iceland shares MS highs and lows, and tells us what keeps her connected My name is Berglind Björgúlfsdóttir,…

31st May 2019

Since 2009, you have helped us bring the world together for people with MS. Help us end MS across the…

29th May 2019

The global MSIF movement has gone full steam ahead in using the #MyInvisibleMS toolkit, adapting the materials and sharing them…

21st May 2019

We asked people from around the world to tell us about their invisible symptoms. In this video Giulia, Diego, Michela,…

Use this video to help spread the word about the #MyInvisibleMS campaign!
14th April 2015

In South Africa an estimated 3500 people live with MS. Information is not easily accessible and there are no MS…

Men and women with MS standing outside, wearing matching white T shirts
9th April 2015

Mitch lives in South Portland, Maine and has primary progressive MS. He blogs at enjoyingtheride.com “In South Portland almost everything…

Mitch, a man with MS, pictured in a motorised wheelchair in a garden
22nd January 2015

For World MS Day 2014, more than 4,500 people sent us their One Day wishes. Here is a selection; you…

Woman from Uruguay with her wish saying 'One day people will see my desire to live in happiness'
8th July 2014

On World MS Day two Belgian regional societies and the National MS Society organised a big family event for people…

13th May 2014

Aaron Solowoniuk is the drummer for Canadian rock band Billy Talent. He also happens to have MS. Arron has shared…

6th May 2014

Wishes from three people with MS in Yemen

6th May 2014

Carolien from The Netherlands made the wish: “One day I’ll go to a tropical island by myself.” and then sent…

Rick from the Netherlands shares his wish
6th May 2014

Patrick from the UK, age 59 “One day it will be possible to repair the damage done to my body…

6th May 2014

One day, I will show the world that having MS is not a life end, it is the beginning of…

Kanya
4th December 2012

On Monday 3rd December 2012 disability rights activists in Montevideo, Uruguay walked from the University to the City Hall to…

4th December 2012

To mark the International Day for Persons with Disabilities 2013 AMSEL took part in an event held at the Mercedes…

30th November 2012

Marching for the rights of persons with disabilities in Madrid, Spain EME join the Disability movement to mark the International…

17th August 2012

World MS Day was definitely a global affair in 2012, with 66 countries participating in events as well as hundreds…