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A Pug's Life

I mentioned in last week’s post that my sister and I have entered the Leeds Dog Jog, raising money for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. 514 more words

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Hurdles

It’s been a while since I just talked about Mum, how her condition is progressing, and how she’s doing. In part that’s because you can read it in her own words, on her blog. 949 more words

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Assisted suicide

This is about two resolute individuals with different medical concerns but with one gallant goal in mind – to be able to enlist assistance to bring about a “peaceful and dignified” death, a euphemism for physician assisted suicide. 528 more words

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Wordless Wednesday - DAY 11 ENCOURAGE #blurtselfcareathon

My Chap, and I, do as much as we can to raise awareness and funds for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Here he is after pushing Beth (who lost her mum to MND), round Brighton Marathon. 68 more words

Life

FITZMAURICE FINDS HER TRIBE AND A WHOLE SHOAL OF FANS IN THIS EMOTIONAL DEBUT

According to the lyrics to the 1981 John Denver song “Some Days Are Diamonds”, some days are diamonds, some days are stones, some days the hard times won’t leave me alone… 1,163 more words

Book Review

Birthday memories

Today my dad would have turned 95, if he had survived this long.

Instead, the ghastly, grotesque illness called Motor Neurone Disease (that’s MND in Australia, and ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease in the US) diminished him to death at the age of 67, twenty-eight years ago. 252 more words

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Playing for a Cure

This week I want to share with you a fantastic fundraising effort that was inspired by my mum’s diagnosis.

My friend Helen is looking to raise £3000 for the Motor Neurone Disease Association. 300 more words

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