Give people with PPMS the treatment they need, MS Society campaign #SpeakupforMS

Blocking of a drug as a treatment for primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS), making it unavailable for use by the UK’s National Health Service (NHS), is being challenged by the country’s MS Society. And it has coupled its opposition with a call to arms – inviting everyone to #SpeakupforMS. Holly, from the society’s campaigns community, … Continue reading Give people with PPMS the treatment they need, MS Society campaign #SpeakupforMS

Drug ´breakthrough´ for primary progressive MS

Everyone living with primary progressive multiple sclerosis should be excited by the fact a drug being developed for treatment of that particular type of MS has been given ´breakthrough´ designation by the USA´s Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The special status means that the drug, called ocrelizumab, could be approved more quickly following positive phase … Continue reading Drug ´breakthrough´ for primary progressive MS