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#MS Ireland

# ms-ireland - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'Momentous achievement': Campaigners welcome confirmation of government medicinal cannabis supplier

Health Minister Simon Harris will bring proposals about the cannabis access programme to Cabinet next month.

# ms-ireland - Saturday 16 September, 2017

'Imaginations flourish': 30 years of good done through the MS Readathon

Did you discover one of your favourite authors during the MS Readathon?

# ms-ireland - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Four Irish brothers are running the New York marathon - 35 years after their first go

Tyrone natives the Quinn brothers are recreating their 1980 marathon attempt to raise funds for MS Ireland.

# ms-ireland - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Four brothers take on Dublin marathon 33 years after their world-record first run

Three decades ago in New York, the Quinns became the first four brothers in the world to run a marathon together.

# ms-ireland - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Increased demand for MS services 'reflect difficult times'

MS Ireland is calling for improved access to medication for people with MS.

# ms-ireland - Sunday 20 May, 2012

No clear timeline for approval of cannabis-based painkiller in Ireland

The oral spray Sativex is already available in the UK and preparing to launch in other EU states as a pain treatment for MS patients.

# ms-ireland - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Calls for controversial MS treatment to be made available in Ireland

MS Ireland has led calls for the drug Gilenya to be made available here after a decision by regulators in the UK. But a European agency has been investigating the manufacturer after reports of the drug’s possible role in the death of 11 people.

# ms-ireland - Saturday 24 September, 2011

Government considers approval of cannabis-based drug

Calls for ‘cannabinoid’ medicine currently available in Spain and the UK to be introduced in Ireland to help alleviate the symptoms of MS.