‘I’m fighting to help my husband die’

July 24, 2017 admin 0

Carol Conway turns away from her husband, Noel, with tears in her eyes. “It’s hard,” says the 57-year-old, her voice breaking. “I’m going to be […]


July 1, 2017 admin 0

An English man with terminal motor neurone disease (MCD) is challenging his country’s blanket ban on assisted dying. Noel Conway, a 67-year-old retired lecturer, has […]

Living with Motor Neurone Disease: The symptoms and signs of MND

June 27, 2017 admin 0

We find out more about the disease, how it can be treated, and what you can do to help sufferers:li What is Motor Neurone Disease? […]

Report reveals £12k a year cost of living with motor neurone disease

June 26, 2017 admin 0

The importance of Tony Hopper’s fundraising efforts for a motor neurone disease charity has been highlighted by a new report revealing the cost of living […]

Doddie Weir diagnosed with motor neurone disease

June 20, 2017 admin 0

Former Scotland international Doddie Weir has been diagnosed with motor neurone disease. Weir, who earned 61 caps, announced his diagnosis to raise awareness of the […]

Motor neurone disease onset delayed by AI-discovered drug

June 13, 2017 admin 0

The study assessed the efficacy of a drug candidate proposed by BenevolentAI’s artificial Intelligence technology for Motor Neuron Disease (MND)… The Sheffield Institute for Translational […]