MND (Motor Neurone Disease)
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Comprehensive help and information from NHS Choices including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, including links to external sites.
MND Connect: 08457 626262
The Motor Neurone Disease Association is the only national charity in England, Wales and Northern Ireland that funds and promotes global research into the disease and provides support for people affected by MND. The helpline provides advice, practical and emotional support and directing to other services and agencies, for people living with MND, carers, family members, Health and Social Care Professionals and Association staff and volunteers. Open Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5pm.
The Brain & Spine Foundation
Helpline: 0808 808 1000
The Brain and Spine Helpline is staffed by neuroscience nurses and other health professionals. It covers all neurological conditions, from the fairly common to the very rare, and can offer information and support on any medical or related social and emotional issues of concern.
The service answers queries by telephone, letter or email as well as providing an opportunity for people to share their experiences of having a neurological condition on the discussion forum.