Living With Motor Neurone Disease

  I had the pleasure of meeting Dr Hemangi Sane and her mother at the MND conference in Dublin. She was diagnosed with MND in 2004 during her medical practice in New York and then went on to start… Read More

Motor Neurone Disease VS Parkinson’s Disease

In its early stage MND (also known as ALS and Lou Gerigh’s disease) can show similar symptoms as Parkinson’s disease, which is also a neurological disease. Commonalities between MND and Parkinson’s disease allow researchers to develop more effective… Read More

What Is MND

MND is the abbreviation for Motor Neurone Disease, also known as ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) and Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Motor Neurone Disease Association have produced a short animated video to help explain what MND is…. Please click here.

Facts About Motor Neurone Disease

Here are some facts about motor neurone disease which clearly shows that over 80% of people suffering from this disease will have communication difficulties, including for some, a complete loss of voice.  

Short Story Competition

Claret Press announces the first MNDA short story competition! Net proceeds will go to support the Motor Neurone Disease Association. The competition is inspired by the work of Claret Press author Sarah Gray, who has Motor Neurone disease…. Read More