Calls for people with motor neurone disease left off coronavirus ‘extremely vulnerable’ list – Eastern Daily Press

Sue Heal whose husband died from motor neurone disease is among those campaigning to get the disease added to the coronavirus ‘extremely vulnerable’ list. Picture: Ian Burt


Fears that people with motor neurone disease (MND) are at extra risk of coronavirus has seen campaigners call for people with the condition to be added to the government’s ‘extremely vulnerable’ list.

Members of the Norfolk, Norwich and Waveney Branch and the King’s Lynn and West Norfolk Support Group of the MND Association have written to the MPs representing Norfolk urging them to raise this issue with the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, as a matter of urgency.

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