News from MS organisations

News from MS organisations | 18 November 2012

Campaign successes in Palestine

Since it was established in 2004, the Multiple Sclerosis Patients’ Friends Society of Palestine (MSPF) has been tirelessly campaigning to raise awareness of MS and improve access to treatment.

From MSIF

News from MS organisations | 14 November 2012

New MS oral drug available in the US

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved teriflunomide once-daily pills (brand name Aubagio) to treat people in the US with relapsing forms of MS.

From MSIF

News from MS organisations | 05 September 2012

New Chief Executive for the European Multiple Sclerosis Platform

Maggie Alexander from the United Kingdom has been appointed Chief Executive of the European Multiple Sclerosis Platform (EMSP).

From MSIF

News from MS organisations | 14 August 2012

A journey to a diagnosis: Zuzanna from Poland tells her story in "MS in focus" magazine

Read the story of how Zuzanna from Warsaw, Poland found out she had MS and how she has learned to live positively: "I see life with a chronic disease as a challenge but it is not the focus of my life. I’m sick, but I choose if I give up or make friends in spite of the difficulties of MS."

From MSIF

News from MS organisations | 30 July 2012

Japanese MS Society hosts seminar

On 25 March around 90 people affected by MS, MS health professionals and industry representatives attended the Japan MS Society’s (日本多発性硬化症協会 - JMSS) MS seminar in Tokyo.

From MSIF

News from MS organisations | 20 July 2012

Change of name for Spanish MS Society

FELEM, a Spanish MS Society, and one of MSIF's Supporting Organisations, has recently changed its name to Esclerosis Múltiple España (EME).

From MSIF