Stories

Every MSer has a story to share, whether it’s the anxiety of diagnosis, the uncertainty of a relapse or the realisation that you’re not alone with your condition.

These MS stories bring us together so we can learn from each other. MS is highly individual, but maybe someone else has been down a similar road to the one you’re travelling. Find your OMG here.

 

 

 

Running away

 

Losing her sight, jumping on a plane and getting far, far away from her problems. Bryony talks about how MS has affected her relationships and inspired her work.

 

Lost in translation

Kirsten explores the MS language barriers at work.

Balancing act

Oscar talks about anxiety and depression.

Infighting

Marlo tells us how MS affects her self-esteem.

 

Gallop

 

‘Gallop’ explores the life-changing event of a MS diagnosis through the lens of a compelling love story. It captures some of the emotions – fear, uncertainty and frustration – of diagnosis.

 

Belong

MSers grab a beer and discuss how meeting new people can be helpful.

Circle of truth

Exploring some of the challenges of disclosing an MS diagnosis.

Working it out

Gen talks to MSers about their experiences of MS in the workplace.

“You never feel alone when you read people’s stories and share your own.”

Shift.ms member

 

Gallop by MSers

 

Six MSers share their experiences of diagnosis and chat about some of the issues raised in our film ‘Gallop’.

 

Dean vs MS

Dean talks about taking on his MS, running marathons and feeling unstoppable.

Seeing the world

MS couldn’t diminish Paula’s love of travelling. Here are her travel tips.

Dealing with MS

Gillian talks about work and shares her top tips for dealing with MS.

“It helps a lot to read all the stories and know I’m not the only person in the world facing these kind of problems.”

Shift.ms member

 

 

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