COVID-19 Update

Wash Hands

Adapted from: msnz.org.nz/covid-19-advice-for-patients/ and msnz.org.nz/novel-coronavirus-covid-19/ Key Information At this stage, there is no evidence that MS treatments increase the risk of infection with COVID-19. Theoretically, however, there may be an increased risk of infection (and a possible effect on the course of infection) on some treatments that may have more of an immunosuppressive effect, particularly …

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MS Otago AGM 2020

AnnualGeneralMeeting When: Saturday 22nd February 2020Time: 2.00 pmWhere: Cargill Enterprises, 199 Hillside Road, South Dunedin, Dunedin 9012 **Please note new venue** Please support the Society by attending this event. Only Financial Members have the right to vote, you need to have become a member by 31 January 2020 to vote. Do you have the skills …

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Measles Update from MS New Zealand

injection being given

Adapted from msnz.org.nz/measles What you need to know New Zealand is currently going through a measles outbreak with over 1059 confirmed cases nationwide and 20 of these in the SDHB area according to press reports. Where possible vaccination is your best protection. However, the MMR immunisation is a live attenuated vaccine. For people with MS …

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