Sheahan Arnott Sheahan has worked as our digital and content editor. Share this page Share this page on Twitter (opens in a new window) Share this page on Facebook (opens in a new window) Blogs by Sheahan Read more blogs from our MS community How many kinds of sweet flowers grow in Dawn's accessible country garden? We spoke to Dawn to find about more about her special garden and how it helps her manage her MS. Your support made the End The Wait campaign a success As the dust settles after finding out who has won seats in Stormont, we can reflect on the highlights of our End The Wait campaign. Who likes Cake Break? Actor Stephen Hagen does! Actor Stephen Hagan joined local fundraisers the McReavie family to launch Cake Break 2016 inNorthern Ireland today. Myelin, methods and macaroni: my life as an MS researcher A day as a scientist varies, but I’ll give you a sneak peek of what a day in my life – a PhD student studying MS – looks like. My MS, My Needs, our future - Why I filled in the survey I was diagnosed with MS in 2003. Since then I have had some horrendous care (or rather non-care) from health care professionals. I have also had some fantastic care where I have been listened to and treated as a person rather than as a patient. Lyons, zebrafish and myelin repair We caught up with MS researcher David Lyons, to hear about his trip to meet other neurology researchers working on myelin. Let’s put fatigue to rest Carole writes about her experiences of fatigue and MS and being part of the MS Clinical Trials Network. What's it like for people with MS who claim benefits in Northern Ireland? The MS Society has conducted a new survey of 1,780 people with MS about their experiences of claiming disability benefits – this includes 83 people from Northern Ireland. What role does diet play in managing MS? At the MS Society we believe a healthy lifestyle, including a balanced diet, can play a role in helping people with MS manage their condition.