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# ms - Thursday 2 September, 2021

Man fined €400 over performing sex act in Marks & Spencer toilet
# Courts
# Courts

Man fined €400 over performing sex act in Marks & Spencer toilet

Sep 2nd 2021, 2:50 PM 32,181 Views 0 Comments

Jonathon dos Santos, 36, appeared before the Dublin District Court today.

# ms - Monday 19 July, 2021

Fifth man appears in court charged over public sex act in M&S toilet
# Mary Street
# Mary Street

Fifth man appears in court charged over public sex act in M&S toilet

Jul 19th 2021, 6:02 PM 81,429 Views 0 Comments

Four other men appeared in court in recent weeks charged with the same offence on different dates.

# ms - Saturday 6 February, 2021

'Lives could be saved': Woman with MS says adopted people should have access to medical history
# Mother-and-baby Homes
# Mother-and-baby Homes

'Lives could be saved': Woman with MS says adopted people should have access to medical history

Feb 6th 2021, 10:30 AM 25,315 Views 4 Comments

“So many lives could be made better, saved, elongated, if doctors knew what they were testing for.”

# ms - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Empty shelves in M&S not sign of post-Brexit food supply problems, industry body says
# Brexit
# Brexit

Empty shelves in M&S not sign of post-Brexit food supply problems, industry body says

Jan 6th 2021, 8:23 PM 74,019 Views 60 Comments

Photos of empty shelves in M&S stores have caused a stir in recent days.

# ms - Sunday 1 November, 2020

‘We’re down 38% on last year’: The MS Readathon has been hit hard by the pandemic
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

‘We’re down 38% on last year’: The MS Readathon has been hit hard by the pandemic

Nov 1st 2020, 7:45 AM 15,942 Views 1 Comment

Covid-19 has sped-up a change that was due to happen to the MS Readathon anyway – this year, adults can take part for the first time.

# ms - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Marks and Spencer to cut 7,000 jobs in wake of 'material shift in trade'

Marks and Spencer to cut 7,000 jobs in wake of 'material shift in trade'

Aug 18th 2020, 8:06 AM 28,387 Views 37 Comments

The company said the cuts will come across shops, regional management and its support centre in the UK.

# ms - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Having MS in lockdown: 'I was petrified in the beginning, but people are really taking it seriously'
# World MS Day
# World MS Day

Having MS in lockdown: 'I was petrified in the beginning, but people are really taking it seriously'

May 30th 2020, 9:30 AM 24,666 Views 7 Comments

A virtual balloon race is taking place today, Word MS Day, at 6pm to raise money for MS Ireland.

# ms - Friday 29 May, 2020

I've been living with MS for 10 years now and remote working during Covid-19 is a huge help
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

I've been living with MS for 10 years now and remote working during Covid-19 is a huge help

May 29th 2020, 12:45 PM 21,554 Views 6 Comments

Niamh McCarron says people with chronic illnesses and disabilities have been asking for remote working for years, often getting told that it can’t be supported, for a whole list of reasons.

# ms - Saturday 14 March, 2020

'It's my saving grace': Calls for Ireland's only MS care centre to open for an extra 10 weeks a year
# We Need To Be Open
# We Need To Be Open

'It's my saving grace': Calls for Ireland's only MS care centre to open for an extra 10 weeks a year

Mar 14th 2020, 8:30 AM 16,284 Views 5 Comments

Karen Hynes has been going to the MS Care Centre for eight years.

# ms - Saturday 7 March, 2020

'This is destroying lives': Patients say Ireland's neuro-rehab strategy has 'sat on a shelf for nearly a decade'
# Neurorehabilitation
# Neurorehabilitation

'This is destroying lives': Patients say Ireland's neuro-rehab strategy has 'sat on a shelf for nearly a decade'

Mar 7th 2020, 12:00 PM 22,358 Views 7 Comments

Neuro-rehabilitation services are needed by people living with MS, Parkinson’s disease and acquired brain injuries.

# ms - Monday 20 January, 2020

Opinion: It's hard enough living with MS without having to push for support
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

Opinion: It's hard enough living with MS without having to push for support

Jan 20th 2020, 8:00 PM 15,237 Views 20 Comments

A new EU index shows Ireland lagging in its care of patients with MS, writes Lauren McCauley.

# ms - Thursday 5 September, 2019

What's next for M&S after the British company fell out of the FTSE 100?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What's next for M&S after the British company fell out of the FTSE 100?

Sep 5th 2019, 10:05 AM 15,997 Views 29 Comments

This is the first time M&S has not been a FTSE 100 member since 1984.

# ms - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Simon Harris says Ireland may own its own medicinal cannabis supply in the future
# Cannabis Eire
# Cannabis Eire

Simon Harris says Ireland may own its own medicinal cannabis supply in the future

May 7th 2019, 6:15 AM 18,339 Views 46 Comments

The legislation to underpin the medicinal cannabis scheme is due to be signed off on in the coming weeks.

# ms - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Marks and Spencer seeks 97 voluntary redundancies across 7 Irish stores

Marks and Spencer seeks 97 voluntary redundancies across 7 Irish stores

Mar 20th 2019, 6:55 PM 25,294 Views 17 Comments

The retailer has begun a consultation with the trade union Mandate on the voluntary redundancy proposal.

# ms - Thursday 28 February, 2019

'There's no tragedy for me': US actress Selma Blair opens up about MS
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

'There's no tragedy for me': US actress Selma Blair opens up about MS

Feb 28th 2019, 10:27 AM 40,502 Views 10 Comments

The Legally Blonde and Cruel Intentions star (46), was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in August 2018.

# ms - Monday 25 February, 2019

Selma Blair is just as obsessed with her red carpet cane as everyone else
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Selma Blair is just as obsessed with her red carpet cane as everyone else

Feb 25th 2019, 10:28 AM 9,128 Views 0 Comments

Pink diamonds are a girl’s best friend.

# ms - Friday 15 February, 2019

'The medication is constantly improving' - ex-Limerick star on living with multiple sclerosis
# Life Without Limits
From The42
# Life Without Limits

'The medication is constantly improving' - ex-Limerick star on living with multiple sclerosis

Feb 15th 2019, 12:00 PM 38,460 Views 18 Comments

Former All-Star hurler Andrew O’Shaughnessy has always been positive about his condition.

# ms - Sunday 25 November, 2018

Manning up to MS: My diagnosis awoke my inner strength
# Opinion
# Opinion

Manning up to MS: My diagnosis awoke my inner strength

Nov 25th 2018, 8:15 PM 21,595 Views 17 Comments

I was never an alpha male but since my diagnosis with MS, I’ve faced major challenges and now I feel equal to the men who inspire me, writes Keith Byrne,

# ms - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Medical cannabis products can now be prescribed in Northern Ireland
# Seizures
# Seizures

Medical cannabis products can now be prescribed in Northern Ireland

Nov 1st 2018, 8:24 AM 18,542 Views 23 Comments

The move has been welcomed by some, while others say the new rules are still too restrictive.

# ms - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

A pair of childhood sweethearts were reunited on Liveline where they reminisced about their first date
# Liveline
From The Daily Edge
# Liveline

A pair of childhood sweethearts were reunited on Liveline where they reminisced about their first date

Aug 14th 2018, 5:58 PM 4,909 Views 1 Comment

Grab the tissues.

# ms - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

M&S to close 100 stores across the UK by 2020
# Closures
# Closures

M&S to close 100 stores across the UK by 2020

May 22nd 2018, 2:23 PM 18,345 Views 19 Comments

No Irish stores will be affected as part of the move.

# ms - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Column: 'I have to teach myself to smile (I didn't realise it was so easy to lose a smile)'
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

Column: 'I have to teach myself to smile (I didn't realise it was so easy to lose a smile)'

Apr 7th 2018, 7:30 PM 1,140 Views 14 Comments

53-year-old Bandon native Fiach Lynch has MS and is running the Cork City Marathon in June.

# ms - Friday 23 March, 2018

Breakthrough could lead to treatment that would delay progression of advanced MS
# The Lancet
# The Lancet

Breakthrough could lead to treatment that would delay progression of advanced MS

Mar 23rd 2018, 9:34 AM 13,425 Views 12 Comments

MS affects around 9,000 people in Ireland.

# ms - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Dublin councillor with MS: 'I was on a walking stick at 32 ... now I plan to run the marathon'
# Column
# Column

Dublin councillor with MS: 'I was on a walking stick at 32 ... now I plan to run the marathon'

Feb 21st 2018, 7:00 AM 38,342 Views 22 Comments

Mark Wards writes about his journey from crippling depression to running the Dublin City Marathon for MS awareness.

# ms - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Life with MS: 'Not only was I now disabled, I was a disabled bride'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Life with MS: 'Not only was I now disabled, I was a disabled bride'

Dec 9th 2017, 7:30 PM 56,461 Views 12 Comments

Despite the uncertainty of MS, I’m honestly happier than I’ve ever been, writes Rosie McCormack.

# ms - Saturday 16 September, 2017

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

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

Sep 16th 2017, 9:30 PM 8,321 Views 2 Comments

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

# ms - Friday 4 August, 2017

Marks and Spencer butted into a Twitter war between Lidl and Aldi and shut it down hilariously
# Joke Shops
From The Daily Edge
# Joke Shops

Marks and Spencer butted into a Twitter war between Lidl and Aldi and shut it down hilariously

Aug 4th 2017, 2:53 PM 19,477 Views 7 Comments

They aren’t too posh to have a sense of humour.

# ms - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Vaccines can be blamed for illness without scientific proof, EU court rules
# Multiple Sclerosis
# Multiple Sclerosis

Vaccines can be blamed for illness without scientific proof, EU court rules

Jun 22nd 2017, 10:57 AM 21,202 Views 108 Comments

The decision stems from the case of a man who developed MS shortly after being vaccinated against hepatitis B.

# ms - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Marijuana 'eases chronic pain, but may increase risk of schizophrenia'
# Research
# Research

Marijuana 'eases chronic pain, but may increase risk of schizophrenia'

Jan 12th 2017, 8:15 PM 13,742 Views 61 Comments

A US study has found that cannabis almost certainly reduces chronic pain and eases nausea from chemotherapy.

# ms - Friday 6 January, 2017

'I need to speak to a professional' - Cork singer waiting for counselling after MS diagnosis
# Health
# Health

'I need to speak to a professional' - Cork singer waiting for counselling after MS diagnosis

Jan 6th 2017, 6:05 AM 21,143 Views 25 Comments

He said that while he was “doing as well as can be expected”, he is having problems accessing help.

# ms - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

M&S are now selling prosecco jellies and marshmallows
# Unreal
From The Daily Edge
# Unreal

M&S are now selling prosecco jellies and marshmallows

Nov 30th 2016, 2:29 PM 12,303 Views 1 Comment

Oh jaysus.

# ms - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Marks & Spencer says it's committed to Ireland amid plans to close stores
# Falling Profits
# Falling Profits

Marks & Spencer says it's committed to Ireland amid plans to close stores

Nov 8th 2016, 9:56 AM 30,494 Views 44 Comments

The retailer has seen a large dip in profits.

# ms - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Irish scientist gets €2m grant to develop new treatment for arthritis, MS and Alzheimer’s disease
# Trinity College
# Trinity College

Irish scientist gets €2m grant to develop new treatment for arthritis, MS and Alzheimer’s disease

Mar 1st 2016, 1:59 PM 12,985 Views 10 Comments

It could have a big impact on patients’ lives.

# ms - Friday 4 September, 2015

The HSE is going to help MS sufferers walk again
# Fampyra
# Fampyra

The HSE is going to help MS sufferers walk again

Sep 4th 2015, 12:26 PM 10,477 Views 19 Comments

Fampyra has given MS patients the ability to walk again.

# ms - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Prosecco flavoured crisps? Yep, they're on the way
# Bubbles
# Bubbles

Prosecco flavoured crisps? Yep, they're on the way

Jun 30th 2015, 9:31 PM 15,253 Views 20 Comments

Sure why wouldn’t they be says you.

# ms - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

'My vision blurred, like there was rain on the windscreen, but it wasn't raining'
# World MS Day
# World MS Day

'My vision blurred, like there was rain on the windscreen, but it wasn't raining'

May 27th 2015, 6:04 AM 27,054 Views 5 Comments

Lucina Russell was diagnosed with MS in 2011. Here she explains why she is hopeful for her future.

# ms - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Marks and Spencer's fortunes are looking a lot rosier - is it all down to this skirt?
# Skirting The Issue
# Skirting The Issue

Marks and Spencer's fortunes are looking a lot rosier - is it all down to this skirt?

May 20th 2015, 10:48 AM 18,632 Views 8 Comments

It certainly hasn’t done any harm.

# ms - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Assisted suicide could be introduced in Ireland
# Marie Fleming
# Marie Fleming

Assisted suicide could be introduced in Ireland

May 5th 2015, 11:35 AM 18,176 Views 43 Comments

Tom Curran said TDs are ‘willing to break ranks’ to support his right-to-die law.

# ms - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Gail O'Rorke found not guilty of assisting the suicide of her friend
# Assisted Suicide
# Assisted Suicide

Gail O'Rorke found not guilty of assisting the suicide of her friend

Apr 28th 2015, 8:33 PM 19,144 Views 57 Comments

How is assisting a suicide illegal? The legal answer is complicated.

# ms - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Irish 'marvel molecule' treatment will help people with Alzheimer's, arthritis and MS
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

Irish 'marvel molecule' treatment will help people with Alzheimer's, arthritis and MS

Feb 17th 2015, 10:56 AM 15,342 Views 33 Comments

Scientists have discovered a common process across inflammatory conditions.

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