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MPs debate Fibromyalgia after Chesterfield woman's online petition to recognise illness

MPs have been debating Fibromyalgia after two sisters from Chesterfield started a campaign about the devastating illness.

Leeann Lakin and her sister Adrienne Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Twenty six year old Adrienne Lakin and her sister Leeann have suffered with the condition which causes pain all over the body, for ten years.

Adrienne set an online petition urging the Government to recognise the illness as a disability.

More than a 100,000 people have pledged their support including Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins.