Blog: Apr 2017

New drug for neurodegenerative disease is being developed

26 April 2017

Source BBC:

Scientists hope they have found a drug to stop all neurodegenerative brain diseases, including dementia.

We need your help!

26 April 2017

Can you spare a couple of hours on Friday 5th May to collect for us?

Breakthrough in multiple sclerosis research as scientists discover possible cause of the disease

26 April 2017

Source The Telegraph:

British scientists have discovered a potential cause for multiple sclerosis, in a major breakthrough that could pave the way for new treatments for the disease.

Well done to all our London Marathon Runners

26 April 2017

What an amazing day at the London Marathon! Well done to Miles, Tony, Harry, Amy and Marc who SMASHED it.

MS Trust names first sites in specialist nurse funding programme

26 April 2017

Source MS Trust:

To mark MS Awareness Week 2017, the MS Trust has confirmed that it is working to bring much needed new MS nurses to Leicester and Bradford, and has announced plans to fund and develop a further six new specialist nurse posts in the next year.

Chilli Brener, our reflexologist, is publishing a book for the the Queen's 91st Birthday.

26 April 2017

Chilli Brener, our reflexologist, is publishing a book for the the Queen's 91st Birthday, "What the Queen Said to Me" Congratulations Chilli!

Can anyone recommend a temporary cleaner?

26 April 2017

Our regular cleaner Marlene will be returning to Portugal over the summer holiday.

Want to take part in a research discussion about Intermittent Catheters?

25 April 2017

Field Scope International is currently looking to invite people to take part in a market research discussion on the topic of Intermittent Catheters.

Rascal Electric Scooter (Elite 8) for sale £600

24 April 2017

Bought for £2,100 in August 2015 - unfortunately only used for 6 weeks, therefore, virtually brand new. Garaged from day one and battery charged regularly.

Thousands have disability vehicles taken away

13 April 2017

Source BBC:

More than 50,000 disabled people have had specially adapted vehicles taken away since changes to disability benefits in 2013.