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Restless Legs Awareness Day

Did you know almost a quarter of people with multiple sclerosis experience restless legs? What is that you may ask? Well, it’s a condition that occurs in people who do not have a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis (MS), but it may surprise you to know that almost a quarter of
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Healthworkz hit their target for MS-UK

Healthworkz hit their target for MS-UK Fundraiser of the month This summer, the team at Healthworkz Neuro Fitness and Movement Therapy Studio took on MS-UK’s virtual event My MS Marathon. HealthWorkz is a privately run exercise studio, specially equipped to support people living with long-term neurological conditions, such as multiple
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Hiprex for MS bladder infections

Hiprex for MS bladder infections Ian Cook investigates more evidence that Hiprex works for bladder infections Anyone with multiple sclerosis (MS) prone to recurrent urinary tract infections (UTIs) knows well the misery they cause as well as the difficulty of getting rid of them for good. As a long-term self-catheteriser
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“Being an MSer brings with it a myriad of surprises”

“Being an MSer brings with it a myriad of surprises” As the mercury looks set to climb again this week, Martin Baum recounts his struggles during the recent heatwave. Picture the scene. To say I’m overheating would be an understatement. I am literally dripping in my perspiration and it just
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The growing pains of multiple sclerosis

The growing pains of multiple sclerosis Multiple sclerosis blogger and influencer Martin Baum reflects on life with MS There’s little doubt that much has changed since I was first diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) back in the 80s. Today there’s more information, recognition and understanding but what does that mean
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Mr Baum goes to Westminster

Mr Baum goes to Westminster Blogger Martin Baum was invited to an event at the House of Commons recently to launch a campaign. Here is his story of the experience. In an age where blogging is a symbol of 21st century communication, the aim is as much for a blog to
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Can’t stand up for falling down

Can’t stand up for falling down Blogger and Influencer Martin Baum discusses his hidden symptoms on World MS Day This year’s theme for World MS Day is recognising invisible symptoms. This is quite appropriate, given all those inconveniences we have to endure;  fatigue, bladder, bowel, sensitivity, pain, clumsiness, slurry speech,
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MS is just a sign of the times…

MS is just a sign of the times… In this guest blog Martin Baum, a writer, author and satirist, explores accessibility measures introduced at UK supermarkets based on his own experiences of living with MS 2016 and 2017 were a momentous time for supermarkets here in the UK; ASDA, Sainsbury's,
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