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The ALS Association Partners with ALS Finding a Cure and NEALS to Support New Phase II RNS60 Trial Targeting Neuroinflammation

The ALS Association, in partnership with ALS Finding a Cure and the Northeast ALS Consortium (NEALS) is giving $1 million in total funding to support a new ALS clinical trial to test the efficacy of the experimental drug RNS60 in reducing inflammation that may slow the disease process. 488 more words

Research

Urgent action required now to properly fund care for older people | Care Industry News

We need to see urgent action, beginning with the Autumn Statement, to ensure that care services for older people are properly funded now and in the future… 17 more words

Disability

Report calls for global action to tackle dementia crisis

A new report from Alzheimer’s Disease International, authored by researchers at King’s College London and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), reveals that most people with dementia have yet to receive a diagnosis, let alone comprehensive and continuing healthcare. 680 more words

Health And Wellbeing

Welcome Jan!

My Day is delighted to announce that Jan Crocker has joined the ever expanding and highly qualified MyDay team.

Jan has a wealth of experience supporting Adults with Disabilities and is known by many local people.

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The ALS Association Care Services Survey Results

The ALS Association is pleased to share the results of the 2016 Care Services Community Survey. Below we offer some background on the survey and highlight a few significant responses. 335 more words

Community

Carers want recognition and true collaboration with services | Disability UK Blog

Liz Norton is a carer who looks after a family member who lives with mental health issues.  Last month, Liz, fellow carer Rose Chitseko and colleagues from Healthwatch Essex visited the Department … 12 more words

Health

From One Caregiver to Another

Barbara Dickinson, whose husband, Brian, lived with ALS for nine years, shared her thoughts and feelings about having a loved one with ALS. Barbara is a former national trustee of The ALS Association and president emeritus of The ALS Association’s Rhode Island Chapter. 2,275 more words

Advocacy