MS organisations battle for SPMS treatment to be available to those who need it. Draft guidelines challenged.
Ian Franks accuses government of being disingenuous - as well as uncaring, lacking compassion, discriminating against people with disabilities, and ... being pathetic.
In light of the latest advice from MSIF on coronavirus, Ian Franks finds he is in all four high risk categorizes for people with MS. And that makes him look back and wonder about the unpleasant illness he endured, starting in December in California.
Ian Franks has MS and, because he has severe mobility problems, he is also a wheelchair user. Today he says don't be afraid to use wheelchairs, they are tools to help you get around and improve your independence.
Ian Franks tells of his friendship with singer Ricky Valance who died last week. Ricky took 'Tell Laura I Love Her' to number one in 1960.
OK, not MS, but a story of determination to overcome an obstacle to get on and live their lives. Just as we MSers need to do. Watch their new video 'Bent but Not Broken'. ADMINS: Sorry if this breaks group rules, please delete it.
COVID-19: Death figures are of great interest to anyone considered to be vulnerable, such as those with diseases including MS, those with disabilities, and those over 70.
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Ian Franks warns against falling foul of phishing emails. He may be thought of as vulnerable, with MS, having a disability, and aged in his late 60s, but he didn’t get caught out. Nor should you.
In the US, President Trump is at odds with his most senior adviser, Dr Fauci. Ian Franks says Trump seems more interested in the pandemic’s effect on the economy than on the lives of his own citizens.