I never make any secret of the fact that sometimes my day's work is the equivalent of somebody else's respite care, because it gives me a smattering of normality for a few hours a day. I do have to work all the hours I can to build up the business, while keeping a couple of days a week to help Julie, but this has meant we have had to put our house on the market and downsize.
We're Happy There Is A Multiple Sclerosis Storyline In Coronation Street, But It Must Reflect Reality
MS mostly effects young people most being diagnosed in the mid-twenties to mid-thirties but MS can be diagnosed in the teenage years and occasionally in children. We hope that this storyline will take account of issues that reflect this young age group and the decisions people need to make because of it.
During my undergraduate and my master's degrees, I always wondered why so many of my lecturers were men and why there were hardly any women in our faculty. Especially when my classes were made up of mostly female students; it just didn't add up.
To the NHS, I hope this finds you well. I know you've had some bad press of late so I just wanted to see you how you're feeling and let you know that despite your troubles, I'm still your number one fan.
Lie face down on the floor with your legs slightly spread and your arms bent so that your hands are face down by the side
People with long term conditions need information and support. Time with clinicians is becoming increasingly limited with more and more of us turning to accessing health information online. But typing your symptoms into Google can bring a whole host of problems, there's links to miracle cures and reams of written medical jargon to sift through, without knowing what to trust and what should be consigned to clickbait madness.
Many medics around the world don't have access to sophisticated testing.
Scientists are developing an affordable virtual reality test to help doctors make early diagnoses of neurodegenerative disorders
'My babe, you’re amazing - just the way you are.'