17 April 2020
The second episode of new series focusses on the newly diagnosed and the impact an MS diagnosis can have on your mental health. Learning that you have a lifelong condition is a huge thing to try and deal with, so how do you get your head around that? In the podcast, we hear from Emily and Will about what has helped them come to terms with their diagnosis and Claire from our Information Team talks about some of the coping strategies which can help.
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Other podcast episodes
How to respond to anxiety differently
11 August 2020
The third episode of our mental health series focuses on anxiety, a feeling many people with MS will be familiar with. We hear from Mike, a person with MS who talks about his experience of anxiety since being diagnosed with MS, as well as during the coronavirus outbreak.
MS nurses and mental health
24 November 2020
The fourth episode of our mental health series focuses on MS nurses and how they can help people with MS with their mental health. We speak to MS Nurse Sally Fox about why she thinks mental health is important and how you could talk to your MS nurse about it.