People with MS different experiences of MS drugs and treatments, from DMDs to alternative therapies.
Jenna's treatment story: Mavenclad
After three years on one of the injectable disease modifying drugs, Jenna was forced to change her treatment following a relapse shortly after the birth of her baby. Here she talks about why she chose to switch to Mavenclad and how she’s found the treatment so far.
Regan's treatment story: Lemtrada
Whilst navigating school life and completing important exams, Regan started her treatment with Lemtrada. Here she sheds light on what infusion clinics are like, the side effects she experienced and the ongoing monitoring after treatment.
The challenges of choosing a DMD as a new mother
Becoming a parent for the first time is often considered one of life’s biggest and most joyful moments. However, this time can also raise new challenges as discussed by Jenna who talks about her MS diagnosis, pregnancy and the challenge of choosing a new disease modifying drug after giving birth to her son.
Laura's story: my Covid-19 vaccine experience
Laura, a Community Staff Nurse who was diagnosed with MS 11 years ago, shares her experience of receiving the Covid-19 vaccine.
Hellie's clinical trial adventures the epilogue
In a this blog, a person with MS chronicles her journey taking part in a clinical trial for the drug bexarotene. This is the final part where the results of the trial are in...
Choosing a disease modifying drug: Maria’s story
Maria was diagnosed with relapsing remitting MS last June. Here she shares her experience of choosing a disease modifying drug. "It’s scary being asked to make such a massive decision, so if you do feel afraid, that’s normal," Maria tells us.