Game, fundraiser support Leominster's Mullaney siblings
It usually begins in childhood and leads to impaired muscle coordination (ataxia) that worsens over time. Kaela, now 24, and Joey, 20, are able to live independent lives. They both use motorized scooters and wheelchairs to get around. They are able to ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 03:54:00 GMT
Global Ataxia Central Nervous System Market: New market research published
28.10.2014 02:01:01 - Ataxia Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014 - a new market research report on companiesandmarkets.com (live-PR.com) - The clinical trial report, Ataxia Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014 provides data on the Ataxia clinical ...
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:05:00 GMT
Local businessmen raise ÂŁ1,000 for Ataxia charity
A leading national charity in the region has received a cash boost thanks to two Harrogate businessmen. Keith Hemmings and Charles Paines of event services company Joe Manby Limited have completed this yearâ€™s gruelling Big Bad Bike Ride â€“ raising more ...
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:10:00 GMT
Mother-of-two to take on Chalfont St Peter run for brother
Mr Allen, of Wheelers Orchard, Chalfont St Peter, who works as a nursery assistant in Chesham Bois, suffers from cerebella ataxia, which affects balance, co-ordination and speech. Despite doctors telling their parents Mr Allen would never be able to walk ...
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:16:00 GMT
â€śHe has provided hope and passion to others battling FA, along with their families; giving them the ride of their lives.â€ť When people are around Kyle Bryant for even a few minutes, they seem to immediately get a sense of
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:07:00 GMT
Sutton schoolgirl Kira becomes a calendar girl to raise money to help beat her rare genetic condition
Kira Carrington was thrilled to be pictured on the January page of the 2015 A-T Society calendar. Kira was diagnosed with the condition Ataxia-Telangiectasia (A-T), a condition which causes disability and a weakened immune system. when she was 4.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:46:00 GMT
What is ataxia - and could you have it?
You may not have heard of ataxia, but with September 25 marking International Ataxia Awareness Day, now could be the time to find out about it - and maybe even make sure you're not one of the 10,000 UK adults suffering from it. The word ataxia comes from ...
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 04:59:00 GMT
My battle with Ataxia: rare condition wonâ€™t rob me of my independence
HEâ€™S been barred from pubs because security staff wrongly assumed he was drunk. Now Sam Carson always carries a card which explains that he suffers with a rare neurological condition called ataxia which affects his balance and speech. Sam, who is 35 and ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:51:00 GMT
Seriously ill couple decorate house for Halloween
Anastasia-Camille has Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (type 2), a chronic systemic disease characterized by severe pain and swelling, while her husband has Friedreich's Ataxia, a rare genetic illness which affects the nervous system. She said: "Halloween ...
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:32:00 GMT
Sunday polo event to support Ataxia UK
An afternoon polo event in support of a new Oxford branch of Ataxia UK is being held on Monday at Kirtlington Park. Ataxia is a distressing medical condition few will have heard of. No more would I have done, were it not for the fact that I have a close ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:52:00 GMT