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Five things that help me live well with MS (News Item)

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Hi, my name is Ronnie and I was diagnosed with MS in 2015. This year I signed up for one of the MS Society’s Living Well with MS courses, because I want to know how to best manage my MS, and to get a support network around me.

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Removing the processes to build the relationships (News Item)

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Cath Cooney introduces her new role at the ALLIANCE as Director of Development and Improvement and highlights her committement to support self management and co-produced approaches going forward.

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Angus Self Management Network celebrate Self Management Week (News Item)

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Angus Self Management Network decided to mark Self Management Week by producing a video which allowed those living with long term conditions to describe what self management means to them and what resources they have found to be helpful.

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Behind the scenes of the Self Management Awards (News Item)

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This time last week I was on the train from Glasgow to Edinburgh, butterflies in my stomach while I topped up my lippy. It was time for the 2017 Self Management Awards, held each year at the Scottish Parliament.  

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Self Management Week in Tayside (News Item)

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Local information services have come together to promote Self Management Week  on the 4th October at The Health Shop, Ninewells. 

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“There’s no rulebook for self management” #WMHD17 (News Item)

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For World Mental Health Day, we spoke to Twimukye Mushaka, winner of the Shazia Akhtar Individual Transformational Story of the Year at the @ALLIANCEScot Self Management Awards.

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Change – A 5 letter word, but a massive concept (News Item)

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‘Celebrating Change’ is the theme for Self Management Week 2017.   Sitting here today in the ALLIANCE office as a volunteer with the Self Management Team, I’m reflecting on some of the changes that have happened in my life in the last year and how my lifestyle and self management has had to change and adapt accordingly.

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2017 Self Management Award Winners (News Item)

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Last night the Scottish Parliament was bursting at the seams with excitement and anticipation about who would be our newly crowned winners of the annual Self Management Awards.

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Aberdeen Foyer’s AFTAs Awards Ceremony (News Item)

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Aberdeen Foyer’s IMPACT team have been a very busy bunch over the past few months in preparation for the launch of the first AFTAs ceremony.  The AFTAs (Aberdeen Foyer Transformation Awards) will be held at the Foyer on the 6th October 2017 as part of Self Management Week.

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Borders Carer Centre – Staying afloat (News Item)

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Time. We’d all like a little more of it in our days, wouldn’t we? Would we use it wisely, or would we simply fill it with more stress, worry and feelings of guilt that we weren’t doing everything we felt we should be?

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