The first EMSP newsletter of the year looks ahead towards 2017 MS research outputs, highlights the important achievements of our members in areas such as rehabilitation and awareness-raising, and shares exciting updates from partner organisations and EU institutions.

Quote of the month

“Elected members of Parliament were able to experience common MS symptoms through MS simulation gadgets. They walked in divers’ shoes, tried to keep their balance on a treacherous mattress, gazed through adjusted glasses, and attempted to write wearing restrictive gloves.”

Report on the Portuguese MS Society’s successful awareness-raising initiative of bringing MS simulation kits to the national Parliament and encouraging elected officials to try them on in order to better understand the everyday challenges posed by multiple sclerosis.

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