Motor Neurone Disease

Motor neurone disease sufferer claims he was turned away from a cruise because of his disability – Daily Mail

A father of two with motor neurone disease was turned away from a Royal Caribbean cruise due…

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Dundonald Tor Bank former principal on Motor Neurone Disease diagnosis that stole his voice – Belfast Live

A former principal of a Northern Ireland special school who lost his voice to Motor Neurone Disease…

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Man with motor neurone disease dies after removing mask – BBC News

A man with advanced motor neurone disease has died days after giving an interview to raise awareness…

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£1.4m for motor neurone disease research announced by Doddie Weir charity – Express and Star

The charity set up by rugby great Doddie Weir has committed a further £1.4 million towards research…

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Statins could protect against motor neurone disease – Queen Mary University of London

High cholesterol has been found to be a possible risk factor for the development of motor neurone…

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Scientists identify new disrupted pathway in motor neurone disease – Medical Xpress

Researchers at the University of Sheffield have identified a new pathway that is disrupted in motor neurone…

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Carer whose husband died from motor neurone disease turned her grief into a way to help others – and is now up for a top award – St Helens Star

A WOMAN who quit her job to care for her husband with motor neurone disease has been…

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Changemakers: Julius Sweetland is unlocking technology for people with motor neurone disease – Big Issue

It took a neck brace, internet strangers and being bored at work, but Julius Sweetland changed thousands…

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Giving a voice to my friend’s songs – BBC News

Bernie Dalton always wanted to record an album of his songs. But when he lost his voice…

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Artist crafts Doddie Weir portrait from 10,000 stamps – BBC News

An artist has made a portrait of Scottish rugby legend Doddie Weir entirely from 10,000 stamps. Michael McGee’s…

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Cannabinoids could help manage spasticity in motor neurone disease – The Pharmaceutical Journal

After six weeks, researchers found that patients using an oromucosal spray containing delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol had improved…

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John Cooper resented being his disabled wife’s carer – Bournemouth Echo

A callous husband who turned off the power of his disabled wife’s wheelchair because he resented being…

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Lenny Johnrose staying positive in motor neurone disease fight – BBC Sport

Lenny Johnrose understands how people with motor neurone disease can sink into depression. He has been there himself. Yet…

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Terminally ill mum writes 35 years of birthday cards – BBC News

A mother who is terminally ill with motor neurone disease has written enough birthday cards for her…

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Terminally-ill Shrewsbury man Noel Conway pens two books – Shropshire Star

The motor neurone disease (MND) sufferer has released Tales from the Hill, which will be followed shortly…

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New drug to treat motor neurone disease – SBS News

Australian researchers have developed a groundbreaking drug which holds hope of treating the debilitating and fatal motor…

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Dorset County Council has adopted the motor neurone disease charter – Dorset Echo

A council has adopted a charter to help raise awareness and improve services for people with motor…

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Mum with rare disease given one year to live writes enough birthday cards for five-year-old daughter to last until she is 40 – Nottinghamshire Live

A Nottingham mum who has been told she has just one year to live has written birthday…

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A family did this wonderful tribute to a grandfather diagnosed with motor neurone disease – Wales Online

For one Carmarthenshire grandfather, one Boxing Day event had become an annual tradition. Vic Buffrey, from Kidwelly, has…

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A fungus found in grass could be behind Motor Neuron Disease – ABC Local

A group of Australian doctors and scientists believes they’ve found the cause of up to 90 per…

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I’m trapped in a body that’s shutting down – Plymouth Live

When Paula was first told she had a terminal illness, the first thing she said was “how…

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HIV drugs could help treat patients with Motor Neurone Disease – Independent.ie

Irish patients with Motor Neurone Disease (MND) may soon be treated with medications originally intended for long-term…

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Zebrafish help unlock mystery of motor neurone disease – The University of Sheffield

The breakthrough will help to accelerate pioneering research and experimental drug trials to tackle the degenerative disease. Until…

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Terminally-ill man who was told he was fit to work backs campaign for easier access to benefits – Eastern Daily Press

A motor neurone disease (MND) sufferer was told he was fit to work by benefits assessors despite…

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Motor neurone disease: Joe Hammond’s birthday legacy for sons – BBC News

For any parent the prospect of not living to see your children grow up is heartbreaking. That’s the…

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Before he died, Dr Ian Davis wrote a farewell message we all need to read. – Mamamia

On Thursday November 1, 2018, Dr Ian Davis died after seven years with motor neurone disease. In the…

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Bedford woman suffering Motor Neurone Disease is fundraising to find a cure – Bedford Today

A Bedford woman diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease earlier this year is busy raising funds and awareness.…

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Stars pay tribute to motor neurone disease sufferer Weir – BBC Sport

Former British and Irish Lions and Scotland team-mates are among those to pay tribute on Scrum V…

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Man with advanced Motor Neurone Disease abseils underground – BBC News

A father-of-two with advanced Motor Neurone Disease has abseiled more than 100ft deep underground. Jason Liversidge, 42, from…

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Rugby hero Doddie Weir’s £250,000 donation set to boost motor neurone disease research – Scottish Daily Record

A £250,000 donation from Scots rugby hero Doddie Weir’s charity will boost research into drugs which could…

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Stephen Darby: Motor neurone disease diagnosis forces Bolton full-back to retire – BBC Sport

Bolton defender Stephen Darby has announced his retirement from football, aged 29, after being diagnosed with motor…

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Why this grandmother of seven battling motor neurone disease backs calls for right to die – Daily Post North Wales

A former headteacher diagnosed with a degenerative condition is calling for a change in the law to…

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Wheelchair user completes Great East Run in support of Motor Neurone Disease. – East Anglian Daily Times

David Cooper took on the half-marathon this weekend as part of a 29 mile challenge to raise…

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Malcolm’s mission to help MND sufferers – Shropshire Star

Still in her early 60s, she was a well-known figure in the village of Alveley, near Bridgnorth. “She…

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Volunteers rebuild Cradley home for dad with Motor Neurone’s Disease – Malvern Gazette

A GROUP of volunteers have rebuilt a family home for a dad who has Motor Neurone’s Disease. Electrician…

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Len Johnrose: ‘I’m not afraid of dying’ – ex-player on living with motor neurone disease – BBC Sport

There is no cure for motor neurone disease. Half of those affected die within two years of being…

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Band of Builders helps motor neurone disease patient – BBC News

A woman says she is “over the moon” that a charity is renovating the family home after…

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New Scottish drug trial for motor neurone disease – BBC News

A charity has announced the launch of the first motor neurone disease (MND) clinical drug trial in…

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‘It was always the dream’: Family opens cafe in memory of mum who fought ‘unbearable’ disease – News Shopper

A father from Crayford has described the “unbearable suffering” caused by motor neurone disease as he sets…

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Glasgow to trial first new Motor Neurone Disease drug in ‘historic moment’ – Evening Times

A NEW drug that could help combat the degenerative condition motor neurone disease (MND) is being trialled…

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Campaigners hail clinical drug trial in ‘fightback’ against motor neurone disease in Scotland – Scottish Daily Record

A clinical drug trial is being hailed as a “historic moment in the fightback against motor neurone…

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Dad of two, 40, diagnosed with motor neurone disease says he is ‘happy to take the burden’ for his family – iNews

For the last seven months personal trainer and chartered accountant Alex Gibson has been on an emotional…

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How Cash for the Community could help people with motor neurone – Cambridge News

Cash from a community campaign would help people living with motor neurone disease (MND) in Cambridgeshire have…

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Unlocking the mystery of Motor Neurone Disease – ABC News

Professor Dominic Rowe is a neurologist at Sydney’s Macquarie University specialising in neurodegenerative diseases. Most of his patients…

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Council urged to do more to help people with Motor Neurone Disease – Dorset Echo

Dorset county councillors have been asked to do more to support victims of Motor Neurone Disease. Dr Richard…

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Cambs County Council pledges support for people with motor neurone disease – Royston Crow

Cambridgeshire County Council unanimously backed a motion to support the motor neurone disease charter on Tuesday last…

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Motor Neurone Disease is ‘a nightmare but I’m adapting’, says priest – The Irish Times

At 9.30am on Tuesday, Fr Tony Coote (54) will set off from Letterkenny, Co Donegal, on a…

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Anglers set to help beat Motor Neurone Disease in memory of Anne Walker – The Press, York

AN ANGLER whose wife died of Motor Neurone Disease is hoping to raise thousands to help others…

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Council gives backing to Motor Neurone Disease campaign – Basingstoke Gazette

BASINGSTOKE and Deane Borough Council has pledged its support to residents with an incurable disease by signing…

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Doncaster Council hears the voice of people with Motor Neurone Disease – Doncaster Council

Developed by the Motor Neurone Disease Association, the Charter is a statement of the respect, care and…

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Dumfriesshire gran refuses to bow to Motor Neurone Disease – Scottish Daily Record

An Annan gran robbed of her ability to speak has taken on the challenge of raising awareness…

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ScotRail train to be named after Motor Neurone Disease campaigner – RailAdvent

ScotRail have announced that they are to name one of their trains after Gordon Aikman, who is…

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Fightback dinner celebrates the youngest person in Scotland living with MND – The Scotsman

A dinner is to be held tonight in memory of Motor Neurone Disease campaigner Gordon Aikman to…

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“I’m one of the lucky ones”: Pat is determined not to give in to motor neurone disease – The Courier

Pat Orr has lived a proudly independent life. With an active work and social life, no-fuss attitude…

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West Lothian grandfather wants to tackle misconceptions of Motor Neurone Disease – Scottish Daily Record

A West Lothian grandfather diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease wants to tackle misconceptions of the illness. Jimmy Graham…

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Devoted Scots wife lays bare harsh reality of Motor Neurone Disease but insists husband’s illness isn’t a death sentence – The Scottish Sun

A DEVOTED wife has laid bare the harsh reality of Motor Neurone Disease — but insists her…

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New motor neurone brace makes ‘substantial difference’ – BBC News

A new neck brace for people with motor neurone disease (MND) makes a “substantial difference” to their…

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Crick firm’s pledge to help people with Motor Neurone Disease – Rugby Advertiser

A Crick-based company is raising awareness of Motor Neurone Disease by putting photographs of people with the…

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Find out more about Motor Neurone Disease at free film evening – Warrington Guardian

MEMBERS and volunteers from the South Lancs branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA) are holding…

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City Hall to be illuminated blue and orange to mark Global Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Day – Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

The Lord Mayor of Norwich and members of Norwich City Council (NCC) will be attending the event. Sally…

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Train carries MND Scotland logo ahead of Motor Neurone Disease Awareness Week – Rail Advent

ScotRail has unveiled a Class 170 train carrying the Motor Neurone Disease Scotland logo as part of…

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Brave Beith woman Linda tells of battle with Motor Neurone Disease – Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald

A BEITH woman is sharing her story to raise awareness of Motor Neurone Disease. Linda Mitchell, 58, was…

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Further funding needed to find a cure for motor neurone disease – The Daily Telegraph

The CEO of the Motor Neurone Disease Association of NSW has told Sky News that extensive research…

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Doddie Weir’s charity backs motor neurone disease research with £400,000 – The Scotsman

Doddie Weir announced his diagnosis with motor neurone disease last year. Picture: Neil Hanna Published: 09:51 Sunday…

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Doddie Weir’s foundation backs motor neurone disease research with £400,000 – BT.com

A charity founded by former Scotland rugby international Doddie Weir has made its first investment into motor…

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Neale Daniher to step back from FightMND Foundation to focus on own motor neurone disease battle – Herald Sun

NEALE Daniher doesn’t kid himself. By the time scientists find a cure for motor neurone disease he won’t…

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Yorkshire health trust hears voice of people with motor neurone disease – Sheffield Telegraph

A Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire health trust has adopted the motor neurone disease (MND) Charter in support…

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Motor neurone disease: ‘If you were to design the cruellest of diseases, this would be it’ – The Northern Daily Leader

Australian doctors are trialling a new drug they hope will help slow the progress of motor neurone…

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Family publish books written by their son before his death from Motor Neurone Disease – ITV News

The family of a man who died from Motor Neurone disease (MND) have published the children’s books…

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Who is Noel Conway? Motor neurone disease sufferer who has taken his right to die fight to the Court of Appeal – The Sun

NOEL Conway is a terminally-ill man who suffers from motor neurone disease who has fought for the…

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Firefighter brings forward wedding day – as motor neurone disease leaves him facing life in a wheelchair – Stoke-on-Trent Live

Brave firefighter Gary Bowcock has brought his wedding day forward – after being struck down with a…

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Scientists discover mechanism behind motor neurone disease – BBC News

Scientists say they have made a breakthrough in understanding the cause of both motor neurone disease and…

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Heart drugs: Statins could increase form of motor neurone disease risk – Express.co.uk

A study published in the journal Drug Safety examined side effects linked with individual statin brands reported…

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University of Cambridge researchers uncover new insights into motor neurone disease and common form of dementia – Cambridge Independent

University of Cambridge scientists have uncovered the process that leads to the death of nerve cells in…

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Dennis from Perth reveals his struggle with Motor Neurone Disease – Scottish Daily Record

A former Perth man has opened up about his battle with Motor Neurone Disease (MND). Dennis Dick MBE…

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New funding to develop motor neurone disease treatments – The Scotsman

Fresh funding has been announced for the development of new treatments for motor neurone disease (MND). The…

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‘I don’t want to die’: Heartbreak as a mother, 33, who lost FOUR members of her family to motor neurone disease is diagnosed with the illness a week after her son’s first birthday – and there’s no cure – Daily Mail

An Adelaide mother, who lost four immediate family members to motor neurone disease, has been diagnosed with…

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Peebles health spa worker raises over £3,000 for MND – Peeblesshire News

A HEALTH spa worker from Peebles has raised more than £3,000 in honour of her seriously ill…

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‘My body was rapidly unravelling’: living with motor neurone disease – The Guardian

was sitting on the commode getting washed on Wednesday morning when I heard the news about the…

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How Was Stephen Hawking Able To Survive So Long With Motor Neurone Disease? – IFL Science

The late Stephen Hawking was an incredible human for a number of reasons, but not least for…

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‘I hope to emulate him’ – Whitley Bay motor neurone disease battler pays tribute to Stephen Hawking – Chronicle Live

Motor neurone disease battler Mark Taylor has today told how Stephen Hawking helped him during the dark…

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Motor neurone disease and how the Ice Bucket Challenge threw Stephen Hawking’s illness into the spotlight – The Telegraph

Professor Stephen Hawking never considered his incurable disease to be a “serious handicap” and defied the paralysing…

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Glenalmond man writes book about life with Motor Neurone Disease – Scottish Daily Record

Richard Selley can still remember the moment he suspected that he might have Motor Neurone Disease. He was…

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A timeline of Stephen Hawking’s remarkable life – The Conversation AU

Acclaimed British theoretical physicist, cosmologist and author Stephen Hawking has died aged 76. After being diagnosed at…

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Stephen Hawking dead: What is motor neurone disease? Symptoms of fatal condition – Express.co.uk

Stephen Hawking died peacefully in his Cambridge home this morning. The world-renowned physicist was best known for his…

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Obituary: Stephen Hawking – BBC News

Stephen Hawking – who died aged 76 – battled motor neurone disease to become one of the…

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Motor Neurone Disease sufferers protest against compulsary benefits reassessments – Southwark News

People living with terminal Motor Neurone Disease braved last week’s snow to protest against compulsory ‘work capability…

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Easter Fun Run In Aid Of Motor Neurone Disease – North County Leader Newspaper

Calling all runners, joggers, walkers and families– the 4th annual Good Run is back this Good Friday…

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Doddie Weir opens up on motor neurone disease ahead of Newcastle tribute – EXCLUSIVE – Express.co.uk

The difference will be that his glass will be snuggled in the crook of his left arm…

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‘Heartless’ Tories to remove disability vehicle from ‘utterly immobile’ man with advanced Motor Neurone Disease – Evolve Politics

A severely disabled man, who cannot leave his care home except in a specially adapted van, has…

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Ex-teacher who raped woman with learning difficulties has sentence cut – Shropshire Star

Disgraced ex-magistrate Santokh Minhas was jailed for nine years at Hereford Crown Court in December 2016 after…

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Motor neurone disease forces retirement of campaigning councillor Mike Findley MBE – The Northern Echo

A COUNCILLOR and tireless fundraiser who is battling a life-threatening muscle wasting disease is preparing to step…

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Mother is on a mission to find a cure for motor neurone disease after FIVE members of her family are killed by the illness – Daily Mail

A family from Wales have lost five family members to the same muscle-wasting disease, but are refocusing…

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Five members of one family are all thought to have died from the same muscle wasting disease – Wales Online

A family who have suffered the devastating loss of five members to the same disorder are launching…

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Pontypool shoppers give to Motor Neurone Disease charity in store collection – South Wales Argus

A COUNCILLOR who lost his father to motor neurone disease (MND) has thanked shoppers after hundreds of…

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After 13 years with motor neurone disease, Mike Findley tells why he’s bowing out of public life – Gazette Live

He’s battled motor neurone disease for 13 years and was once a pensioners’ champion – but a…

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Scottish specialist nurse to receive national scholarship for motor neurone disease – Nursing Times

A specialist nurse has been named as one of the first two recipients of a scholarship fund…

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Aberdeen medic to research ways of helping those with motor neurone disease – Aberdeen Evening Express

An Aberdeen medic has become one of the first people to land a scholarship set up in…

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Retired lecturer, 68, battling motor neurone disease wins appeal bid in fight for a ‘peaceful and dignified’ death – Daily Mail

Terminally ill Noel Conway has won the first stage of his Court of Appeal bid to challenge…

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Pill used by multiple sclerosis patients could slow motor neurone disease development – Daily Telegraph

HEALTH experts hope a Tecfidera, drug multiple sclerosis sufferers use, will have a positive effect on people…

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County council adopts charter to support Cumbrians with motor neurone disease – The Westmorland Gazette

CUMBRIA County Council has agreed to adopt a charter to support those living with motor neurone disease (MND) and their carers. MND is a…

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Andrew Knowlman: ‘motor neurone disease didn’t stop me becoming a children’s author’ – iNews

“Nice to meet you,” says Andrew Knowlman, using the only form of communication he can use, an “eye gaze” machine with voice synthesiser,…

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Stephen Naylor: The human case for greater research into Motor Neurone Disease – The Yorkshire Post

MY brother-in-law was diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND) at the age of just 37 last September. Nick Smith was the fittest person…

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Actor Sean Bean writes touching letter to Whitley Bay motor neurone disease battler – Chronicle Live

Actor Sean Bean has written a touching letter to former footballer Mark Taylor after hearing of his brave battle with motor neurone disease. The…

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Grandfather-of-two, 62, who is losing his voice to Motor Neurone Disease records 1,200 sentences so his grandchildren can hear him when they grow up – Daily Mail

A grandfather who is losing the ability to talk has recorded more than 1,200 sentences so his grandchildren can here his voice when…

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Northern Ireland family relies on charity to pay for Christmas after husband’s motor neurone disease diagnosis – Belfast Telegraph

A Northern Ireland mother of two has told how she had to rely on charity to pay for Christmas after her husband was…

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MND dad’s £10k charity cash drive for research into cruel condition – Scottish Daily Record

A dad with motor neurone disease is trying to raise £10,000 for research into the condition. Andy Kennedy, 54, hopes to reach his target…

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Baking youngster cooks up a storm for the Motor Neurone Disease Association – The Northern Echo

A YOUNGSTER has been baking up a storm to raise money for charity after his uncle died from motor neurone disease. Joshua Sharpe, eight,…

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Granddad ‘banks’ voice before Motor Neurone Disease means he loses it for good – Lancashire Evening Post

A grandad diagnosed with the progressive muscle wasting condition Motor Neurone Disease has revealed how he has “banked” his voice so he can…

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Mum with motor neurone disease dies after raising £40,000 for sons – Metro

A woman suffering from motor neurone disease has died after fulfilling her final wish of raising money for her children to move to…

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Irish dad battling motor neurone disease’s aim to raise money this Christmas to help with condition – Irish Mirror

A man battling motor neurone disease is looking to raise money this Christmas to help with his condition. Dad Shane McMahon, who recently turned…

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Torfaen council adopt Motor Neurone Disease charter in memory of ex-mayor, Douglas Richard Davies – South Wales Argus

COUNCILLORS have backed a call to spread awareness of Motor Neurone Disease (MND) in memory of a former mayor. The motion was launched by…

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Eddie Redmayne & Pregnant Wife Hannah Bagshawe Step Out for Motor Neurone Disease Association Carol Concert – Just Jared

Eddie Redmayne showed his support at the Motor Neurone Disease Association Carol Concert tonight! The 35-year-old Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them actor…

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Inspirational West Lothian man who suffers from Motor Neuron Disease thanks people who helped raise cash for his new wheelchair – Scottish Daily Record

An “inspirational” West Lothian man who suffers from Motor Neuron Disease (MND) has thanked the people who helped him raise £12000 for a…

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Essex teen in ‘race against time’ to find cure for illness – Daily Mail

A teenager is in a ‘cruel race against time’ to find a cure for her rare motor neuron disease before it’s too late. Maddi…

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Tragedy as young dad Carl Giblin dies of motor neurone disease – Hull Daily Mail

A young father has died of motor neurone disease (MND). Carl Giblin, of Bilton, has been described as a “fearless warrior”. He was diagnosed with…

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MND campaigner in plea for more home care – The Scotsman

A prominent campaigner with Motor Neurone Disease is backing a leading charity’s campaign calling for the Scottish Government to make improvements in neurological…

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Family favourites and classic Christmas tunes feature in concert band’s Motor Neurone Disease fundraiser – The Westmorland Gazette

KENDAL Concert Band performs its Christmas Spectacular to raise funds for the South Cumbria and North Lancashire branch of the Motor Neurone Disease…

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County Durham Health and Wellbeing Board adopts Motor Neurone Disease Charter – The Northern Echo

Durham Council Adopts MND Charter A PARTNERSHIP has agreed to adopt the Motor Neurone Disease Charter, in order to send a message of support…

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Wife’s £30,000 tribute in memory of husband who died from Motor Neurone Disease – Dunfermline Press

A DALGETY Bay woman has raised a staggering £30,000 in memory of her husband who passed away 25 years ago from Motor Neurone…

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This east Hull mum is battling motor neurone disease at just 33 – Hull Daily Mail

An east Hull mum is battling motor neurone disease at the age of just 33. The disease has left Kate Green almost completely unable…

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Ice Bucket Challenge co-founder dies after long battle with disease – The Guardian

The ALS Association says a man credited as one of the co-founders of the viral “Ice Bucket Challenge” that swept social media in…

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Man who inspired ice bucket challenge dies aged 46 – Metro

Man Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Dies The man who helped to propel the ice bucket challenge into a global social media phenomenon has…

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Sisters holding Blofield fundraiser in memory of two brothers who died from leukaemia and motor neurone disease – Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Family Raises Money & Awareness For Motor Neurone Disease Two sisters who lost their brothers to Motor Neurone Disease are raising money and awareness…

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Morley resident racing to find a cure for motor neurone disease – Community Newspaper Group

A MORLEY resident, who has seen six family members diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND), is racing to find a cure and treatment…

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Community join hands to turn the tables on MND – Goondiwindi Argus

Just a few mates on the front lawn for a sandwich, to help raise funds for research and awareness into Motor Neurone Disease. My…

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Pop Idol’s Michelle McManus joins Superchoir for charity Christmas Number One bid – ITV News

A supergroup made up of 10 choirs across the UK and a Pop Idol finalist are to release a cover of a Paul…

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Single mum, 34, with motor neurone disease makes heartbreaking plea as she faces last Christmas with sons – The Sun

A SINGLE mum with motor neurone disease has made a heartbreaking plea as she faces her last Christmas with her two boys. Sam Kyme,…

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Concert for inspirational woman raises £10,700 for motor neurone disease charity – Portadown Times

More than 1,000 people attended a concert in Shankill Church, Lurgan, on Friday night to celebrate the life of Revd Liz McElhinney, who…

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Cheshire charity calls for greater financial support for residents affected by motor neurone disease – Northwich Guardian

A CHESHIRE charity has called on greater financial support for residents affected by motor neurone disease (MND). Research commissioned by the Motor Neurone Disease…

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Steve Dimond was diagnosed with motor neurone disease in 2016 – Bracknell News

A COMPLETELY immobilised man uses his eyes and state-of-the-art technology to work part time despite doctors saying he has months to live. In August…

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Sales manager with motor neurone disease writes emails using his eyes – Metro

A sales manager with Motor Neurone Disease who is only able to move his eyes refuses to let the disease get the better…

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Auckland man considers himself a ‘little bit lucky’ despite living with motor neurone disease – Stuff.co.nz

When Wayne Cotton’s speech started to slur he searched his symptoms online and hoped he didn’t have a motor neurone disease (MND). The Auckland…

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Parliament Reception raises awareness about Motor Neurone Disease – Sutton Guardian

Sutton members of the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association attended a parliament reception last week to raise awareness about the fatal disease. They were…

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More than £150000 raised to support Motor Neurone Disease – Mid Sussex Times

Thousands of pounds has been raised for the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association thanks to the hard work and commitment of volunteers. A…

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Stevenage dad with motor neurone disease has stem cell treatment after £30000 appeal reaches target – Comet 24

Scott Everett, who lives in Stevenage, was given the devastating diagnosis in March and given up to three years to live. He has progressive…

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What is ALS? New drug is ‘GAME changer’ for Ice Bucket Challenge disease sufferers – Express.co.uk

ALS – which became more well-known after the 2014 ‘ice bucket challenge’ – is a neurological condition that causes patients to lose movement…

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Midwife to row 3000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean in aid of Motor Neurone Disease – shropshirelive.com

Sharon Magrath, Specialist Midwife at the Princess Royal Hospital (PRH) in Telford, will be joined by two other women when she sets off…

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Giving a voice to people with motor neurone disease – ITV News

Derek Nicholson has been living with motor neurone disease for five years. Fortunately, the progress of his condition has been reasonably slow, though…

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MP to take up issue of hidden costs of living with motor neurone disease – Spalding Guardian

People affected by motor neurone disease (MND) met with local MP John Hayes recently to discuss the immense financial hardship families can face…

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What Is Motor Neurone Disease? Diagnosis, Symptoms And Prognosis – HuffPost UK

Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is a rare disease affecting two in every 100,000 people in the UK each year. At any one time…

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“I need my voice. It is me”: meet the inspirational woman with motor neurone disease recording her voice for the future – Bournemouth Echo

IT is something many people take for granted – the ability to tell the people who matter most that you love them. But the…

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Northern Ireland dad Stephen says telling kids of his motor neurone disease ‘one of the hardest things I’ve ever done’ – Belfast Telegraph

A father-of-three diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND) has helped to raise more than £15,000 for charity ahead of a skydive this weekend. Stephen…

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Cabaret night for Linda Clarke and Veronica Philpott, Dover, for Motor Neurone Disease Association – Kent Online

A fundraising cabaret night will be held in memory of two leading Dover women. And one singer will be a granddaughter of one of…

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Skydiver who has a fear of heights to raise money for Motor Neurone Disease charity – Gazette

Conquering a fear is something everyone wants to achieve. The challenge of getting over a phobia can be difficult, but for some, tackling it…

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Football’s new brain bombshell as shock research links motor neurone disease to heading the ball – Scottish Daily Record

Major new medical research linking motor neurone disease with heading a football can be revealed for the first time today. American scientists made the…

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Ex-Newcastle Falcons rugby captain Doddie Weir unveils motor neurone disease trust – Chronicle Live

Former Newcastle Falcons rugby player Doddie Weir has set up a trust to support his battle with motor neurone disease (MND). The 47-year-old, who…

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Benedict Cumberbatch backs campaign to raise awareness of Motor Neurone Disease – The Sunday Post

BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH recalled taking part in the Ice Bucket Challenge a whopping six times as he urged Londoners to brave the water for…

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Appeal to raise £30000 to pay for stem cell treatment for Stevenage dad with motor neurone disease reaches its target – Comet 24

Scott Everett, who lives in Stevenage, was diagnosed with MND in March and given up to three years to live. Scott is only 46…

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Motor Neurone Disease sufferer Nick battles on with charity effort despite deterioration – Burton Mail

A Uttoxeter man battling a terminal illness is continuing with his selfless work to help fellow sufferers even though his condition may be…

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Jason checks off latest daredevil stunt – Yorkshire Post

A MAN left virtually paralysed by Motor Neurone Disease has completed his latest daring challenge to raise awareness of the condition, abseiling off…

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Chester golfers swing into action to support people affected by motor neurone disease – The Chester Chronicle

Golfers swung into action to raise funds for a charity supporting people affected by motor neurone disease in Cheshire. Vic Piercy and Alf Jones…

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Daring challenge will see father with Motor Neurone Disease abseil off the Humber Bridge – Yorkshire Post

Abseiling off the Humber Bridge is not a feat many would dare to brave, but for Jason Liversidge, it is the latest in…

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Former Cheltenham outside-half is fighting against Motor Neurone Disease – Gloucestershire Live

Former Cheltenham and Worcester outside-half Mike Crisp is fighting against Motor Neurone Disease (MND) and will hold a golf day to raise money. Crisp…

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Doddie Weir: ‘I don’t blame rugby for my MND’ – BBC News

Two months ago former Scotland rugby international Doddie Weir announced he has motor neurone disease. After careers as a sportsman, farmer and after-dinner…

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Former Scotland rugby star Doddie Weir unveils motor neurone disease trust – Herald Scotland

Former Scotland rugby international Doddie Weir has established a trust to support his fight with motor neurone disease (MND). The 47-year-old announced his diagnosis…

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Bride battling motor neurone disease uses Stephen Hawking technology to say ‘I do’ on wedding day – ITV News

A woman from Leeds is preparing to say ‘I do’ – despite having virtually lost her voice to Motor Neurone Disease. Angela Brown was…

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Doddie Weir: Rugby not to blame for my motor neurone disease – AOL UK

Former Scotland international Doddie Weir insists he places no blame on rugby after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND). In June, Weir revealed…

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Rugby star encourages support for Motor Neurone Disease Scotland – Third Force News

Rugby star Doddie Weir, who was recently diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease, is encouraging people to sign up for MND Scotland’s 5k Fun…

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Wheelchair bound Cumbrian daredevil to paraglide off mountain for Motor Neurone Disease – The Westmorland Gazette

A CUMBRIAN man confined to a wheelchair by Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is preparing for a charity paraglide off Skiddaw in the Lake…

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Stephen Hawking backs Docklands charity swim to raise funds for Motor Neurone Disease cure – Evening Standard

A charity swim aimed at raising money to fund a cure for Motor Neurone Disease was today backed by sufferer Professor Stephen Hawking. The…

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‘I had a twitch in my eye!’ Rebecca Judd says she thought she was going to die after diagnosing herself with motor neurone disease – Daily Mail

She’s the glamorous speech pathologist-turned-WAG known for her candid approach to radio presenting. And Rebecca Judd, 34, opened up her wardrobe of secrets yet…

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Brave Bride Battling Progressive Motor Neurone Disease To Use Stephen Hawking-Style Voice Technology To Say Vows On Wedding Day – SWNS

A terminally ill woman who was diagnosed with progressive motor neurone disease is to use a Stephen Hawking-style voice technology to say her…

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Lakeside couple to walk Hadrian’s Wall for motor neurone disease – The Westmorland Gazette

A LAKE District husband and wife are to walk the length of Hadrian’s Wall following a life-changing diagnosis. Aged just 45, Alan Towart, of…

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Woman tries to help homeless man with Motor Neurone Disease – NEWS.com.au

EMMA was rushing through Melbourne’s CBD when she was stopped by a dishevelled man holding crutches while clutching a cup. As he asked her…

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Watch as Ladock dad of five with motor neurone shows amazing response to treatment – Cornwall Live

A father who was left unable to speak and with limited movement after being diagnosed with aggressive motor neurone disease has been able…

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‘It’s taken my life away’ Former bodybuilder tells of devastating motor neurone disease diagnosis – Scottish Daily Record

Paul Smith could once shoulder press a whopping 120 kilos in his former life as a champion bodybuilder but he now struggles with…

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What is ALS, Motor Neurone Disease and Lou Gehrig’s disease? – Metro

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease or Motor Neurone Disease and it causes the death of neurons which…

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A Margate family have described the devastating effects of motor neurone disease on mum Caroline – Kent Live

A Margate family has described the devastating effects of motor neurone disease (MND), which killed a healthy mother-of-two. Caroline Cousins, 41, went from being…

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MND Lucy: ‘I hope I don’t lose my weird-ass laugh’ – BBC News

There are plenty of things that make having Motor Neurone Disease (MND) “crappy” but losing the ability to speak and laugh would be…

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‘This may give me chance to fulfil a lasting dream’ – hospital consultant speaks about motor neurone disease – Bournemouth Echo

A HOSPITAL consultant battling motor neurone disease is appealing for help to fulfil her dream of one last trip abroad. Emma Fitzgerald, who worked…

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A Whitefield man raises thousands for Motor Neurone Disease Association in three peak challenge – Bury Times

AN INTREPID climber has raised nearly £8,000 for charity by completing the Three Peaks Challenge. Adam Green, from Whitefield, climbed Scafell Pike, Ben Nevis…

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New discovery in motor neurone disease and dementia by Sheffield scientists could pave the way to novel treatments – The Star

A new discovery by scientists at the University of Sheffield could help slow down the progression of neurodegenerative diseases such as motor neurone…

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Former Australian tennis professional Peter Doohan dies nine weeks after motor neurone disease diagnosis – Daily Mail

Former Australian tennis professional Peter Doohan, whose most famous victory was over Boris Becker at Wimbledon in 1987, has died aged 56, Tennis…

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Anto Finnegan takes on the Camino to raise awareness of Motor Neurone Disease – the Irish News

A former Antrim GAA football captain has taken on one of Europe’s most gruelling challenges in a bid to raise awareness of a…

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New discovery in motor neurone disease and dementia could pave the way to novel treatments – University of Sheffield News

A new discovery by scientists at the University of Sheffield could help slow down the progression of neurodegenerative diseases such as motor neurone…

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New gene therapy treatment routes for motor neurone disease uncovered in new University of Sheffield study – University of Sheffield News

The team, based in the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN), investigated a mutation in one particular gene, which causes sections of DNA…

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Suffolk County Council follows through on pledge to up support for motor neurone disease patients – Ipswich Star

In December 2016, Suffolk County Council (SCC) voted unanimously in favour of adopting a charter created by the MND Association, after Lowestoft woman…

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‘A small piece of strength’ stolen from motor neurone disease sufferer every day – Irish Examiner

Motor neurone disease (MND) is like a shadowy, unwelcome guest, who has arrived at her family home and refuses to leave, says Ruth…

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Who is Noel Conway? Motor neurone disease sufferer fighting UK ban on assisted dying – The Sun

A TERMINALLY ill man is continuing his “fight for choice at the end of life” at the High Court. But what exactly does Noel…

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Heroic Motor Neurone Disease sufferer plans to scale Mount Snowdon in his wheelchair – The London Economic

Battling dad Jason Liversidge is set to become of the few disabled people to tackle one of Britain’s highest peaks. Jason, 41, suffers from…

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New Keighley – Silsden rugby shirt created in anti-motor neurone disease campaign for Cougars legend Phil Stephenson – Craven Herald

A NEW rugby shirt featuring colours that represent both Keighley Cougars and Silsden Rugby League Club has been created to support a former…

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Motor neurone disease places ‘overwhelming financial burden’ on sufferers – AOL UK

People with motor neurone disease (MND) have to shell out almost £10,000 because of costs associated with the disease. A new cost analysis from…

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Brave mum who’s the face of Motor Neurone Disease in Scotland hits out at housing bosses – The Scottish Sun

She’s desperate to get out of the home she is currently in as it is totally unsuitable to her needs. Alison, who struggles to…

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10 Things You Should Do When A Loved One Is Diagnosed With Motor Neurone Disease – HuffPost UK

When a loving family member or friend tells you: “I have been diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease – ALS”……what do you do? When my…

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Netherton dad who suffers from Motor Neurone Disease to release charity single – Scottish Daily Record

A Netherton…

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Living with Motor Neurone Disease: The symptoms and signs of MND – BT.com

We find out more about the disease, how it can be treated, and what you can do to help sufferers: What is Motor Neurone…

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Heartbroken Ladock family desperate to raise funds for treatment to give dad-of-five more time – Cornwall Live

This is the heart-breaking story of one family from Ladock, who are fighting to have just “a few more years” with their dad…

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Harry Potter star Eddie Redmayne uses his magic to turn the London Eye blue and orange for the motor neurone disease Association – after starring in The Theory Of Everything as Stephen Hawking – OK! Magazine

Eddie Redmayne, as patron of the Motor Neurone Disease Association, turns the Coca-Cola…

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Report reveals £12k a year cost of living with motor neurone disease – Times & Star

Think-tank Demos claims people…

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Motor neurone disease placing ‘overwhelming financial burden’ on sufferers – Care Appointments

People with motor neurone disease (MND) have to shell out almost £10,000 because of costs associated with the disease. A new cost analysis from…

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Former Scotland international Doddie Weir diagnosed with motor neurone disease – Chester-le-Street Advertiser

Former Scotland international Doddie Weir has revealed he is battling motor neurone disease. The 46-year-old retired lock says he has decided to announce his…

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Motor neurone disease: The hidden cost of the debilitating degenerative condition – The Independent

Rob Johnson, pictured on his son’s wedding day, only has movement in his…

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I just carry on as normal, says East Kilbride man after 22 years of living with Motor Neurone Disease – The Sunday Post

“I’M sharing my story so people know there is hope of carrying on and it’s not all bad news.” Those are the words of…

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More than £34000 raised for Gloucester dad with motor neurone disease – his wife talks about suddenly becoming his carer – Gloucestershire Live

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Leadership programme in memory of motor neurone disease fundraiser and campaigner Gordon Aikman delivers two MPs – The Scottish Sun

The campaign set up by the late Gordon Aikman smashed its £600k target…

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Motor neurone disease onset delayed by AI-discovered drug – European Pharmaceutical Review

The Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN), part of the University of Sheffield and one of the world’s leading centres for…

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Motor neurone disease: How Neale Daniher has given Kimberley Sparks a voice – The Age

Kimberley was praying for a brain tumour. She looked at the ceiling, her head cushioned firmly in place, as she waited to be…

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Doctor Claire Reilly recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours for fight against motor neurone disease – Stuff

When Dr Claire Reilly was diagnosed with a debilitating terminal disease she turned it into a national campaign for awareness. That was part of…

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Grandad, 86, with motor neurone disease lay in road for TWO HOURS waiting for ambulance fearing he would die in the street – as medics blame ‘lack of staff’ – The Sun

A GRANDAD with motor neurone disease lay in agony in the street for more than TWO HOURS after a fall because paramedics were…

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Dover show to help fight motor neurone disease in memory of ex-mayor Veronica Philpott and actress Linda Clarke – Kent Online

Profits from a show will be used to fight motor neurone disease following the deaths of two well-known and popular women. Motor neurone disease…

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Motor neurone disease sufferer hopes to preserve identity by ‘banking’ his voice – Northwich Guardian

A motor neurone disease (MND) sufferer has praised voice recording technology for preserving part of his identity in case he loses the power…

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Stroud District Council signs up to motor neurone disease charter to support those living with the condition – Gazette Series

STROUD District Council has agreed to adopt the motor neurone disease (MND) Charter in support of local people living with the terminal condition…

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Grandfather with motor neurone disease left lying in the middle of road for two hours before ambulance arrived – Mirror.co.uk

A grandfather-of-four suffering from motor neurone disease was left lying in a road for more than two hours before an ambulance turned up. Ronnie…

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This hi-tech system helps people with Motor Neurone Disease to ‘bank their voice’ for the future – Evening Standard

Motor neurone disease (MND) causes the death of approximately five people in the UK every day. It can…

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New drug candidate shown to delay motor neurone disease onset – Pharmaceutical Business Review

Scientists at the University of Sheffield in the UK have reported encouraging early results in study of a potential drug to combat a…

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UTAS’s Menzies Institute researching potential motor neurone disease drug – The Examiner

Nearly $1 million of research funding for a potential motor neurone disease drug therapy has been granted to the University of Tasmania’s Menzies…

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Positive early results for motor neurone disease drug discovered by BenevolentAI – Bdaily

Early test results for a new drug candidate discovered by artificial intelligence (AI) that could potentially delay the onset of motor neurone disease…

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Former Dover mayor Ronnie Philpott has died after a battle with motor neurone disease – Kent Live

Former Dover mayor Veronica Philpott has died. The long serving town councillor, also known as Ronnie, passed away when her life support machine was…

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AI could be key motor neurone disease breakthrough – Business Cloud

Ground-breaking artificial intelligence could hold the key to a breakthrough in the treatment of motor neurone disease. One of the world’s leading centres Sheffield…

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New research into delaying the onset of motor neurone disease shows positive results – University of Sheffield News

▪ Drug candidate was discovered by British artificial intelligence company…

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Response to £30000 appeal to prolong the life of young Stevenage dad with motor neurone disease is “staggering and humbling” – Comet 24

Scott Everett, who lives in Stevenage, has been given less than three years to live and is desperate to prolong his life to…

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Stricken Fernando Ricksen’s wife reveals fight against motor neurone disease has brought them closer – The Scottish Sun

FERNANDO Ricksen’s wife last night revealed she “loves him more than ever” – as she spoke of her pride at how he’s fought…

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‘We want to keep Scott with us as long as possible’ – Family of Stevenage man appeal to raise £30000 after shock motor neurone disease diagnosis – Comet 24

The family of man diagnosed with motor neurone disease have launched an appeal to raise £30,000 for stem cell treatment in a bid…

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Charity challenge to help fight Motor Neurone Disease – ITV News

An ambitious challenge has been set to raise funds to help fight Motor Neurone Disease. MND affects up to 5,000 adults in the UK…

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Ladies night to support popular Witton Park fundraiser batting Motor Neurone Disease – Wear Valley Advertiser

FORMER colleagues of a courageous woman, who is battling Motor Neurone Disease (MND) are putting on a ladies night to raise vital funds. Maureen…

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Alvechurch grandmother, 77, climbs Snowdon after being diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease – Bromsgrove Advertiser

AN…

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Grandmother with motor neurone disease stuck in hospital due to carer shortage – Belfast Telegraph

A grandmother with a debilitating illness has been left languishing in hospital for eight weeks because health chiefs have been unable to provide…

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What is motor neurone disease, what are the causes and early symptoms of Stephen Hawking’s condition and how is it treated? – The Sun

MOTOR neurone disease is a rare condition that affects the nervous system. The life-changing illness progressively creates more damage with time, tragically causing the…

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Rangers fans hail incredible bravery of “warrior” Fernando Ricksen as he battles motor neurone disease – The Scottish Sun

We previously told how the former Dutch international said he still…

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Fernando Ricksen reveals dream of defying terminal motor neurone disease like fellow sufferer Stephen Hawking – The Scottish Sun

FERNANDO Ricksen yesterday revealed he dreams of defying terminal motor neurone disease like fellow sufferer Stephen Hawking. The dying Rangers legend, 40, said he…

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Mum’s marathon effort for motor neurone disease – News & Star

A mum is preparing to embark on her third and final marathon in a show of support towards a colleague diagnosed with motor…

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Fundraising event for motor neurone disease held at Corfe Village Hall – Somerset County Gazette

A FUNDRAISING event in aid of motor neurone disease was held over the Easter weekend. On Saturday, April 15, the cake event was…

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West Cumbrian town rallies round former rugby coach diagnosed with motor neurone disease – Times & Star

A Maryport pub is on track to raise more than £6,000 after rallying around a popular former rugby player and coach who has…

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Motor Neurone Disease And Cancer Won’t Stop Me Running The London Marathon – Huffington Post UK

I don’t think of myself as an inspiration, because there are so many other people running the marathon who have been through worse,…

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Motor neurone disease sufferer denied NDIS – Daily Mail

A terminally ill woman has been denied access to technology that will allow her to continue to communicate with her family in her…

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Motor neurone disease sufferer wins right to challenge law on assisted suicide – Catholic Herald Online

Noel Conway initially lost his case last month to bring about a judicial review of the law

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Council adopts motor neurone disease charter – Scunthorpe Telegraph

Councillor Carl Sherwood and Julie Reed with representatives of the Motor Neurone…

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Widower of Motor Neurone Disease campaigner bids to raise £1m to help cure others – PinkNews

The widower of Motor Neurone Disease (MND) campaigner Gordon Aikman has pledged to continue his fundraising efforts to find a cure for the…

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Scientists Found A Link Between Electromagnetic Field Exposure And Motor Neurone Disease – Gizmodo UK

A team from the Netherlands has discovered a link between workplace exposure to extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields (ELF-MFs) and a doubling of…

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Living with the cruelty of Motor Neurone Disease: Brave Yorkshire families share their stories – Yorkshire Post

A group of brave patients from across Yorkshire with Motor Neurone Disease and their loved ones have joined forces to create an incredibly…

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Man terminally ill with motor neurone disease loses court bid to change law on assisted dying – Telegraph.co.uk

Terminally-ill retired college lecturer Noel Conway, 67, who suffers from motor neurone…

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Former PE teacher opens up about battle to live with devastating diagnosis of Motor Neurone Disease – ChronicleLive

Sport used to be Ian Beck’s life. A beloved PE teacher and football coach, he was a teammate of…

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Motor neurone disease: Workplace exposure to electromagentic fields ‘linked to ALS’- Express.co.uk

WORKPLACE exposure to electromagentic fields is linked to a higher risk of developing the most common form of motor neurone disease, research suggests. [caption…

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Changes to gut bacteria could hold key to slowing down Motor Neurone Disease – University College London Hospitals

A team from the Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology Centre (LWENC), run jointly by the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN) and University…

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Motor neurone disease and schizophrenia are linked – study – Irish Times

TCD’s Dr Orla Hardiman. A study by Dr Hardiman’s team has shown…

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Liverpool star Simon Mignolet tells of hell over his stricken uncle suffering motor neurone disease – The Sun

LIVERPOOL keeper Simon Mignolet has revealed his torment at his uncle being stricken by motor neurone disease. The Belgium international has launched two projects…

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Motor neurone disease sufferer told he has condition just weeks after ice bucket challenge – Scottish Daily Record

Just one month after being involved…

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City Against Motor Neurone Disease Network Supporter Arrives In London After 300 Mile Jarrow To London March For MND Association – Exchange News Direct

The City Against Motor Neurone Disease (“MND”) Network, a Group for those working in and around the City of London who have in…

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Son of motor neurone disease sufferer escapes prosecution after helping him commit suicide – Telegraph.co.uk

William Maguire, 54, acted out of ‘great love’, a coroner found CREDIT:…

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Richard Wilson tackles the challenge of motor neurone disease – The Southland Times

Richard Wilson, left,who is tackling motor neurone disease, and his brother, double…

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Firefighters to walk between stations to help colleague with motor neurone disease – Bournemouth Echo

Andrew Culliford, a former firefighter with motor neurone disease, pictured with his…

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MPs debate how to help patients with Motor Neurone Disease – ITV News

You may well remember the ice bucket challenge. Three years ago, tens of thousands of people around the country, doused themselves in freezing…

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Hessle dad Barry Ashfield tells of living with motor neurone disease for 11 years – Hull Daily Mail

A man living with motor…

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Bikers wheel out a surprise for Colm as he battles motor neurone disease – Belfast Telegraph

Colm roars in on the back of a Harley trike as the…

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Award-winning broadcaster Stephen Rhodes dies of motor neurone disease – Luton Today

Award-winning broadcaster Stephen Rhodes, 66, has lost his courageous battle with motor neurone disease. The campaigning journalist who declared he was going to be…

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Yorkshireman with motor neurone disease given computer voice with his native accent – Express.co.uk

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Calls to improve care for Motor Neurone Disease patients – ITV News

There are calls for more to be done to improve the lives of people with motor neurone disease. The devastating muscle wasting condition…

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Yorkshireman with motor neurone disease losing ability to speak gets to keep his accent due to breakthrough – Telegraph.co.uk

Experts have developed an accented voice for people suffering with motor neurone…

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Microsoft app lets motor neurone disease sufferers speak by moving their eyes – Telegraph.co.uk

A…

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Woman with motor neurone disease helping make the Great Walks accessible for all – Stuff.co.nz

Merle Bradley is helping the Department of Conservation to make the Great Walks more accessible for wheelchair users. When Merle Bradley was diagnosed…

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High rates of motor neurone disease in NSW’s Riverina area could be caused by waterways – dailytelegraph.com.au

While it’s known as the food bowl of Australia, the region is also home to a disturbingly high number of people suffering from…

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Cash for the Community profile: Cambridgeshire Motor Neurone Disease Association – Cambridge News

The Cambridgeshire branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association is a volunteer-run organisation helping more than 70 people in the county to cope…

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NICE updates motor neurone disease guidance – Today’s GP (press release)

NICE has updated its guidance on motor neurone disease promoting the need for a multidisciplinary approach to providing care. It will mean decisions…

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Mum battling motor neurone disease fears this Mother’s Day may be her last with toddler son – Mirror.co.uk

She added: “I haven’t written a bucket list, seeing Corey laughing and smiling is the only bucket list I need.” Craig Stockton, of…

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motor neurone disease – ALS News Today

In this Motor Neurone Disease Association video, watch “Alistair Banks on channel 5’s The Wright Stuff Extra MND Motor Neurone Disease Research.” Learn…

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Slaying motor neurone disease death signals – UQ News

Motor neurone disease may still be considered a certain and unpleasant death sentence, but researchers at The University of Queensland are testing a…

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Motor Neurone Disease is in the spotlight at Prema Arts, Uley – Gazette Series

AFTER being diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease, Ted goes on the trip of a lifetime…and so does his pet fish. As the disease…

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500 gather at Bulli to d’feet MND: photos – Illawarra Mercury

Kevin Mehl, Browyn Wood, Carrol Mehl with MND fundraising manager Kym Neilson. Photo: Georgia Matts. at the 2016 Motor Neurone Disease walk at…

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Striving to achieve while living with Motor Neuron Disease – The Nelson Mail

She was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND) in 2013. MND is the name of a group of diseases in which the nerve…

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Motor neurone disease guidelines to have “hugely significant” impact on care – NICE

MND is a group of rare, incurable, progressive, fatal neurodegenerative diseases that attack the motor neurones in the brain and spinal cord. Around…

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Researchers report possible breakthrough in hunt for Motor Neurone Disease cure – SBS

Australian scientists are planning clinical trials on humans for a variant of a drug that successfully stopped the progression of Motor Neurone Disease…

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Valentine Dinner Dance for Motor Neurone Disease Association: PICTURES – Somerset County Gazette

IT was a night of fundraising, glamour and fine food at the Valentine Dinner Dance. The event was held at Somerset County Cricket…

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Tributes flood in for ‘heroic’ motor neurone disease campaigner – The Oxford Times

TRIBUTES have been paid to a “remarkable and heroic” campaigner who strove to raise awareness of the effects of motor neurone disease (MND)….

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Jo’s diary | Joanne Cole updates us on her battle with motor neurone disease, and her fund-raising – Staff Newsletter

STAFFORD mum Joanne Cole was struck down by motor neurone disease last year, but the former fitness instructor has vowed “this isn’t the…

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Valentine Dinner Dance for Motor Neurone Disease Association: PICTURES – This is The West Country

IT was a night of fundraising, glamour and fine food at the Valentine Dinner Dance. The event was held at Somerset County Cricket…

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Mildenhall man who lost wife and son to Motor Neurone Disease in just two years to take on charity Inca Trail … – East Anglian Daily Times

Thomas Salas (right) and his wife’s son Jonathan in 1976 on there visit to the Inca Trail in Machu Picchu. After suffering the…

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Doctor who helped hundreds of motor neurone disease patients in Scunthorpe retires – Scunthorpe Telegraph

A DISTINGUISHED doctor who has helped hundreds of North Lincolnshire patients who suffer from motor neurone disease has retired from the local NHS…

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Jo’s Diary | Joanne Cole on her illness and fundraising for the Motor Neurone Disease Association – Staff Newsletter

STAFFORD mum Joanne Cole was struck down by motor neurone disease last year, but the former fitness instructor has vowed “this isn’t the…

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US military funds Illawarra researchers to fight motor neurone disease – ABC Online

Wollongong is a long way from the United States of America, but the country has put $500,000 worth of faith in Illawarra scientist…

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Motor Neurone Disease charity’s income soars after ice bucket challenge – Irish Independent

There is no cure for Motor Neurone disease, which claimed the life of much-loved RTE broadcaster Colm Murray. The progressive neurological condition, which…

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Jay Beatty’s ‘pocket money’ painting to aid motor neurone disease – the Irish News

the Irish News HE famously won the heart of Celtic star Georgios Samaras, but schoolboy Jay Beatty has proved he’s big hearted even when…

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Tributes flood in for ‘heroic’ motor neurone disease campaigner – Oxford Mail

Oxford Mail TRIBUTES have been paid to a “remarkable and heroic” campaigner who strove to raise awareness of the effects of motor neurone disease…

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