Half of people with MS have faced ‘unacceptable’ mistreatment, says MS Society’s latest study

Just how often have people living with MS been labelled as drunks or had it implied they are ‘putting on’ the symptoms? The answer is almost half of us in that situation say they have received such treatment, according to the latest survey conducted by the UK’s MS Society. Announcing the findings on its website … Continue reading Half of people with MS have faced ‘unacceptable’ mistreatment, says MS Society’s latest study

Looks of disdain but I’m not drunk, I have a disability

A few years ago now, my then wife and I travelled back to where we used to live in London to spend the festive season with relatives and was met by looks of disdain by people not understanding about invisible illnesses. On Christmas Eve we visited the church where we used to go and took … Continue reading Looks of disdain but I’m not drunk, I have a disability