Yearly Archives: 2018

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Half Day Pilates Retreat for those with MS

Following the huge success of our half-day Retreat in July, MS Positive is running two further Retreats this autumn for people dealing with MS. The sessions, on Saturday 24th November (wheelchair users) and Friday 30th November (unassisted walking/with sticks), will each include discussions on wellbeing and health eating, core strengthening exercises and pilates, and are [...]

By | 2018-10-12T08:45:57+00:00 October 12th, 2018|Key Events, News, Toni's Blog|0 Comments

Medical cannabis could be available on prescription for people with MS

Medical cannabis - which is thought to provide relief from pain and muscle spasms for some people with MS - is to be made available on prescription after being approved for use by the Government. Doctors will be able to prescribe medicine derived from marijuana “by the autumn” the Home Office has announced.  The Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, [...]

By | 2018-07-31T11:22:54+00:00 July 31st, 2018|News, Toni's Blog|0 Comments

Today, I was brought an angel

Today has been an amazing day. I was brought an angel. I woke up to an email on my MS POSITIVE address: it was from a newly diagnosed lady of 46.   She wrote to me about her fears, so immediately phoned her, I went to meet up with her, It was like looking at a [...]

By | 2018-06-13T18:46:00+00:00 June 13th, 2018|News, Toni's Blog|0 Comments

Toni’s at it again

Following on from Toni’s momentous climb up Mount Etna last October, raising £80,000 to launch MS Positive, she’s been at it again!  This time she has been on holiday trekking through the snow and the mountains in the French Alpine resort of Courcheval. No wonder she calls it the MS Charity with the “can-do attitude”. [...]

By | 2018-03-21T18:05:06+00:00 March 21st, 2018|News, Toni's Blog, Videos|0 Comments