Health professional comfirm that people with MS are being denied vital support because of the impact of COVID-19 on essential rehabilitation services.
As lockdowns and anti-coronavirus restrictions begin to be eased, secondary spikes and clusters have been reported around the world. Ian Franks condemns the rush to dump the safety measures and says that requirements to wear masks do NOT infringe our human rights or civil liberties.
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.
Please note: The current Coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic is fast moving, and reactions to it seem to update not just day-by-day but minute-by-minute. Obviously, this site was not designed to bring you the very latest developments in a ‘breaking news’ story such as this. Instead, this site will continue to include news and opinions relating to … Continue reading Never give up: VE Day message for all in fight against pandemic, poignant for MSers and people with disabilities everywhere
MS Society, with other members of the Disability Benefits Consortium, is stepping up its fight for equality by asking us to sign an online petition to the UK government.
Campaigners for disabled people are criticising the government for continuing to fail to produce information and guidance to help disabled people protect themselves during the COVID-19 pandemic
Ian Franks tells how shocking news of the death of his first wife reduced him to tears - even though they divorced nine years ago
You are your own safest sex partner during the coronavirus pandemic. “Masturbation will not spread Covid-19," says NYC Health.
A story that was last week sensationalised as 'breaking news' by an online news programme was nothing of the sort.
Coronavirus: Several US states as well as the UK enter forms of lockdown, people with MS included in UK's vulnerable list, Spain's police enforce country's harsh restrictions as fines are doubled.