Issues surrounding MS focus of workshop

NANAIMO – Navigating the MS Maze runs May 4, 1-4:30 p.m. at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.

Navigating the complex health issues of multiple sclerosis is the focus of a public workshop in Nanaimo May 4.

As part of MS Awareness Month, the MS Society is hosting Navigating the MS Maze from 1-4:30 p.m. at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre.

The workshop is open to people living with MS, their families, support people and the health-care community.

It features neurologist Dr. Galina Vorobeychik, MS clinic nurse Sheilah Frost and MS Self Help Group co-chairwoman Carol Ryding.

The panel will discuss current treatment options and information on where and how people impacted by MS can seek and obtain credible information to assist them in better managing their MS.

To register for the free event please go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/3PXVNDW   or call  1-800-268-7582.