Monthly Archives: November 2013

Recognising a life helping people with MS

This week the MS Australia Board had the pleasure of awarding Life Membership to a truly remarkable woman who has given her life to helping improve the lives of people with MS. For the last 20 years Christina Gillies has been … Continue reading

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From adversity to diversity…

On Wednesday I had the pleasure of attending two significant events on the disability calendar for 2013 – the Yooralla Media Awards and Senator Mitch Fifield’s address to the National Press Club in Canberra. Both events show how far the … Continue reading

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Two exciting events…

This week I have been incredibly impressed by two events, that show me, that not only do we have passionate, caring people working collectively to improve the lives of others but we are also making real ground in the fight … Continue reading

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Progress…but we have a way to go

New Federal Health Minister Peter Dutton announced some great news for the MS community this week by approving the listing of two new treatments on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) – Aubagio and Tecfidera. Both treatments are oral medications that … Continue reading

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