The Foundation for Research in MS (ARSEP) celebrated World MS Day on Mother’s Day in France (May 25). They ran a fund-raising campaign linked with florists. This was particularly appropriate as MS affects women more than men. They also released a video showing people promoting their blue ribbon campaign. In keeping with the theme of […]
The dictionary defines access as: Noun: 1. The means or opportunity to approach or enter a place Noun: 2. The right or opportunity to use or benefit from something Some people may have a set idea of what we mean when we talk about access in the context of Multiple Sclerosis. They may presume that […]
This May was a busy one in Italy. The European Multiple Sclerosis Platform’s “Under Pressure” project was launched with a street exhibition in Milan on 7 May. The exhibition moved to Rome for World MS Day on 27 May. On 26 May, volunteers of the Italian MS Society’s Rome branch gathered for Pope Frances I’s […]
MS Uruguay celebrated World MS Day with a stand-up show from Franco Pachana. A video featuring the mottos of young Uruguayans with MS was shown at the event. As part of MS Uruguay’s World MS Day activities, three young women with MS and a neurologist were invited to talk about MS on a popular TV […]
Positive about MS and the Salford branch of the MS Society organised an event to raise awareness of MS for World MS Day at the Lowry centre in Manchester this week. Kaz Laljee, founder of Positive about MS and a volunteer at the Salford branch of the MS Society, organised an event at the Lowry […]
Tunisia celebrated World MS Day 2013 on 18 May with lectures for MS professionals and people with MS. They were also out in force on the streets of Tunis raising awareness of MS amongst the public. Check out the video to find out more about how they reached out to passers by.
MS New Zealand is celebrating World MS Day with the relaunch of radio ads from 1995. The adverts which were first aired 18 years ago aim to raise awareness of the disease by reaching out to new audiences. MS New Zealand have also launched a new Fatigue Management Programme ‘Minimise Fatigue, Maximise Life: Creating balance […]