MS health professionals offer advice and information on all aspects of life with MS. From choosing disease modifying drugs to the benefits of staying active.
Relationships and MS
02 August 2022
Our relationships with the people around us, whether family, friends, partners or work colleagues, are important for our emotional health and practical support, sometimes MS can feel like a barrier to those relationships, making it harder to maintain the ones that matter to us or develop new ones in the future. In this episode we talk about some of these issues with Billy from shift. MS who lives with MS himself and Flora from or MS Trust helpline
Heat sensitivity and MS
14 July 2022
In this podcast episode we catch up with Dr Nikos Evangelou about how and why heat affects people with MS. We also share some of your thoughts and real life experiences of heat sensitivity as well as tips on how to deal with it.
Talking advance care planning
28 June 2022
In this podcast episode we are talking about the often misunderstood topic of advance care planning. The MS Trust recently published an information book titled ‘Thinking ahead: setting out your wishes for your future care and treatment’.
Working life and MS
7 June 2022
Most people with MS receive their diagnosis during their working life. This episode covers what working life is like when you have multiple sclerosis. We discuss what rights people have at work, what to do when you feel like you have to give up work or reduce your hours, and much more.
What is it like taking part in clinical research trials?
16 May 2022
Multiple sclerosis is an active area of scientific research. In our latest podcast we learn about developing new MS treatments with Dr Nick Cunniffe, a researcher in Cambridge. We also chat to Faisal about what it's like to take part in a clinical trial.
Good posture when sitting on a sofa
When sitting on a sofa, there are things to consider to help good posture and avoid joint strain and aches. This guide includes things you can do to improve your posture when sitting, reading or relaxing.