Trending News

LATEST HEADLINES

Category
City
Zipcode/Postcode

My battle with Fibromyalgia: Some days I am crippled with pain but I won’t let it hold me back – Plymouth Herald

Some days her body aches from head to toe but this “warrior” refuses to let it rule…

0205

Down’s syndrome lad inspires new boxing class after going toe-to-toe with his own brother – Gloucestershire Live

One man has been inspired to set up a boxing group for adults with learning disabilities after…

0226

Thanks to an Excellent Teacher, a Student with Cerebral Palsy Goes Camping – Cerebral Palsy News Today

Imagine that you are an elementary school student, and your entire class is going on an overnight…

0272

Parents’ Lyme Disease fears as children on Great Orme are bitten by ticks – Daily Post North Wales

Worried parents living on the Great Orme are having to check their children daily for ticks amid…

0213

Toddlers with Cerebral Palsy, Language Delays Could Benefit from Earlier Intervention, Study Finds – Cerebral Palsy News Today

The ability of young children with cerebral palsy to understand language can accurately predict their language skills…

0274

In FA Case Study, Baclofen Administered in Spinal Canal Resolved Severe Muscle Spasms – Friedreich’s Ataxia News

Painful muscle spasms in a patient with Friedreich’s ataxia (FA) were managed by administering baclofen in the…

0212

Further funding needed to find a cure for motor neurone disease – The Daily Telegraph

The CEO of the Motor Neurone Disease Association of NSW has told Sky News that extensive research…

0269

‘Sneaky’ cuts to council mowing spark Lyme disease fears among Bath parents – Somerset Live

“Sneaky but drastic” budget cuts mean a Bath mum is checking her children every day for disease-carrying…

0290

Doddie Weir’s charity backs motor neurone disease research with £400,000 – The Scotsman

Doddie Weir announced his diagnosis with motor neurone disease last year. Picture: Neil Hanna Published: 09:51 Sunday…

0308

Instagram blogger inspires others with disabilities to enjoy colourful fashion – The Independent

The fashion industry has been making strides in recent years to become more inclusive and diverse. However, it…

0294

North Devon charity gives severely ill and disabled youngsters trip of a lifetime – Devon Live

Children with serious illness or major disabilities have had a trip of a lifetime in the USA…

0286

Paddy McGuinness launching a new series about life as the father of autistic children – Metro

Paddy McGuinness has revealed that he plans to launch a new TV show about his life as…

0319

‘It is just one aspect of him’ The changing attitudes to people with Down’s Syndrome – ITV News

Anniversaries are the chance for us to reflect on the past and the changes which have taken…

0313

Parents Can Use New App to Diagnose Autism — Is This a Good Idea? – Healthline

The release of the new Autism & Beyond app gives parents the ability to prescreen their young…

0318

Professor Jane Marshall awarded OBE for services to aphasia – City, University of London

Professor Jane Marshall, a speech and language therapist at City, University of London, has been awarded an…

0288

Doddie Weir’s foundation backs motor neurone disease research with £400,000 – BT.com

A charity founded by former Scotland rugby international Doddie Weir has made its first investment into motor…

0314

‘No dogs allowed, but what about my assistance dog?’ – BBC News

Abby Cappleman studies computing at college in Wellington, in Shropshire. She also has Asperger’s syndrome, a form…

0282

What causes multiple sclerosis? Landmark study finds clue – Medical News Today

Multiple sclerosis can cause debilitating fatigue, vision problems, impaired balance and coordination, and muscle stiffness. It is…

0318

A hydrogel restores breathing after spinal cord injury in animal models – Medical Xpress

One of the most severe outcomes of spinal cord injury from car accidents, sports impacts, or other…

0285

Go Harvey! Inspirational triple amputee teen one step closer to 2020 Paralympics in Japan – LincolnshireLive

Triple amputee Harvey Phillips is continuing his winning streak by taking home handful of titles at the…

0200

“Always smiling” – the inspirational model who’s proving disabilities don’t need to hold you back – Grimsby Live

A twelve-year-old boy with Down’s syndrome is inspiring others with his sunny optimism and modelling career. Joseph Hale…

0199

Northern Ireland mum of epileptic boy faces arrest for flying home with medicinal cannabis – Belfast Telegraph

A Northern Ireland mum is facing arrest today as she flies into Heathrow Airport with medicinal cannabis…

0217

World martial arts champion from Wigan left bed-bound and blind from suspected Lyme disease – Wigan Today

A three-times martial arts world champion from Wigan has been refused treatment for an infection which has…

0264

‘Amazing’ teacher carries ten-year-old girl with cerebral palsy on her back so that she can join in TWO DAY hike with her school friends – Daily Mail

When Maggie Vazquez’s class planned a two-day hike, it was a question of how, not if, the…

0282

Children with autism twice as likely to suffer from allergies, study finds – The Independent

Children with autism are twice as likely to be diagnosed with a food allergy as the general…

0245

Chester autism conference to hear from inspirational author – The Chester Chronicle

An autistic author who achieved his dream job at Manchester United FC is to speak at a…

0253

Pain, work and hope: The journey after stroke – Post Register

Kelsey Pennock’s father, Scott Pennock, suffered a severe stroke in 2015 when he was 56, resulting in…

0202

Artworks by brain injury survivors to feature in new Hackney Museum show – Hackney Citizen

An exhibition of artworks created over the past 23 years by brain injury survivors at Homerton Hospital…

0272

What it’s like to find out your 6-year-old has incurable muscular dystrophy – Cambridge News

The parents of a little boy with a terminal genetic disorder are determined to help him live…

0261

First responders surprise teen with autism after only 2 friends show up to his birthday party – CNN

First responders in Russellville, Arkansas, went above and beyond the call of duty to make a teen’s…

0297

Health chiefs warn it could take a year to clear autism diagnosis backlog – Isle of Wight County Press

AROUND 150 Isle of Wight children are waiting to be assessed for autism with health chiefs warning…

0286

Test of Everyday Cognitive Ability Effectively Assesses Multiple Sclerosis-Related Impairment – Neurology Advisor

For patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), the Test of Everyday Cognitive Ability (TECA) combines 10 timed instrumental…

0234

Neale Daniher to step back from FightMND Foundation to focus on own motor neurone disease battle – Herald Sun

NEALE Daniher doesn’t kid himself. By the time scientists find a cure for motor neurone disease he won’t…

0251

Baseline Cortical Damage Predicts Onset of Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis – Neurology Advisor

In patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), extensive cortical damage at onset is associated with florid inflammatory clinical…

0244

Resistance Training Can Boost Health for Women With Fibromyalgia – PsychCentral

While fibromyalgia and resistance exercise have often been considered an impossible combination, a new study has found…

0195

Camden schoolgirl stars in fundraising video for child deafness charity – Hampstead and Highgate Express

When she was two, her mum Angela noticed that her hearing was deteriorating, and within two years…

0212

Anthony Bourdain opened up about battle with depression on Parts Unknown: ‘I feel isolated’ – Metro

Anthony Bourdain opened up about his battle with depression during an episode of his travel show Parts…

0217

Cyclist Molly Weaver on the crash that led to depression and the unhealthy drive for perfection – BBC Sport

Molly Weaver broke her neck, five vertebrae, her sternum, a shoulder and four ribs, punctured a lung…

0229

Meet the Co Down girl with diabetes who sacrificed birthday gifts to help others. – Belfast Live

Meet the Co Down girl with diabetes who sacrificed birthday gifts to help others. Abie Jackson was recently…

0221

Learning disability bases in primary schools across Herts set for closure – Herts Advertiser

Councillors on the education, libraries and localism cabinet panel backed the idea to close the bases –…

0203

Diabetes type 2: Avoid these alcoholic drinks to maintain healthy blood sugar levels – Express.co.uk

Diabetes type 2 can be treated through eating a balanced diet and exercising regularly. In some cases, this…

0227

New provision for children with learning difficulties to start at Beech Lodge School – Maidenhead Advertiser

New specialist education for children with learning difficulties will be available at a Maidenhead school next year. Daniela…

0205

The Moment A Boy With Down’s Syndrome Saw Himself In An M&S Ad Shows Why Representing Disability Matters – HuffPost UK

When Lucus Evans spotted himself on a poster for school uniform he gave his mum a big…

0240

MBE for Asperger syndrome charity founder in Queen’s birthday honours – Great Yarmouth Mercury

The MBE recognises an outstanding achievement or service to the community that has a long-term, significant impact…

0203

Teenager With Cerebral Palsy Makes Stunning Move at Her Graduation – The Epoch Times

An Ohio teenager with cerebral palsy surprised her parents by walking across the stage at her high…

0272

New discovery could improve depression treatments in type 1 diabetes – Diabetes.co.uk

A new discovery could lead to the creation of better treatments for people with type 1 diabetes…

0259

Brain injury charity launches culture magazine created by survivors – Hackney Citizen

Brain injury charity Headway East London is launching a culture magazine put together by survivors – which…

0236

7 Lyme Disease Symptoms That Are Way Too Easy to Ignore – Prevention.com

Lyme disease is the most commonly reported insect-transmitted disease in the United States, affecting an estimated 300,000…

0345

Raising profile of ME illness – Worcester News

Rhiannon Davies “Campaigners call for more research in to ME” NHS Worcestershire are teaming up with locals…

0280

Drag Syndrome: Inside the UK’s first Down’s syndrome drag night – ITV News

The UK’s first drag event featuring performers with Down’s syndrome will pave the way for more inclusivity…

0375
Font Resize