YoungCarers.net Web Chat with Sue from MS Society & more…
Yesterday (20th May) www.youngcarers.net hosted (facilitated by Sam & Ewan from YC Online Support Team) a web chat between Sue from The MS Society and young carers. They talked about what MS is and how to get support if needed. Click here to read the transcript.
[Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a neurological condition which affects around 100,000 people in the UK. Most people are diagnosed between the ages of 20-40, but it can affect younger and older people too. Almost three times as many women have MS as men] -MS Society
***On June 11th 2013, join a panel of experts for a live nationwide Webcast “Living Well with MS: Lifestyle, Diet and Complementary Therapies” For more information and to sign up click here !!**
Read this inspiring story of Sarah Thomas, an 18 year old young carer who cares for her mum who has MS and her dad who was diagnosed with degenerative bone disease and fibromyalgia.