MS in the news today

You may have seen this BBC news article today about two pwMS. One of which had a well-planned trip to Switzerland to end his life. After meeting a local woman with MS he appears to have a new outlook and has postponed his trip to Switzerland indefinitely.

(Image is a screen shot of the article on the BBC website)

The really interesting thing here is that the main way in which the woman has changed his views is through helping him find access to the services he is entitled to. I think this serves as an important reminder that many pwMS do not access all the care, facilities and services that are available to them. If you have such concerns, there is plenty of information and advice online, including the MS society website:

Or maybe people have their own tips to share on accessing services?