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MND Global Awareness Day 2017

When MND impacts you every day, it is easy to forget that some people are unaware of what it is. It’s easy to fall into the trap that Stephen Hawking and Ronnie Corbett and… 735 more words


Faithless but hopeful

My Facebook message went something like this: “Dear Reverend, I am a member of your church and I’m also a student, studying Human Genetics. We are currently studying evolution and I was thinking how beautifully it fits in with the story of creation. 1,060 more words


11. It's The End Of The World As We Know It, And I Feel Fine 

A popular (well, popular back in the day) song by R.E.M., it describes how I feel when I watch or read the news. If I don’t let all that bad news stress me out, that is. 312 more words


Full Disclosure

Talking about MND can be quite difficult, but it is necessary for so many reasons. Firstly, it is good for your own sake to talk about the problems and difficulties you and your family face – you should never keep things bottled up. 701 more words


Dr Jenny Preston MBE: On being appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire

By Dr Jenny Preston MBE (@preston_jenny)

It was the 24th November 2016 and I had just returned home from a very constructive and positive NMAHP Consultant meeting in Perth.  885 more words


What is the benefit of meditation training in MND?

Meditation training for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a randomized clinical trial.

Pagnini F, Marconi A, Tagliaferri A, et al.

Eur J Neurol 2017; 24:578-586. 261 more words


Heatwave Edition - featuring an "anvil" moment!

Ooooh yet another pesky title, readers. “What has happened now“, I hear? All is well, don’t worry. This special Heatwave Edition has been compiled with Braggseal™ a special transparent ceramic coating that both waterproofs and heat-protects a post! 1,245 more words