June is Motor Neurone Disease month, so to help raise awareness we have put this blog together. If you think you’re suffering from Motor Neurone Disease or would like some friendly information and advice, read on
Motor Neurone Disease is a rare condition which affects around 2 in every 100,000 people and attacks the motor neurones, the nervous system which causes muscles to waste away and can affect your daily life.
If you think you’re suffering from Motor Neurone Disease, here are some of the symptoms:
Weakened grip which can affect you picking up or holding objects
Feeling of tiredness
Muscle pains or cramps
Currently there is no cure for Motor Neurone Disease but there are some treatments available which help to make you feel as comfortable as possible and have the best quality of life.
To find out more information about Motor Neurone Disease, Sykes Chemist have a whole article on their website for you.
Sykes Chemist can help if you or know someone who’s suffering from Motor Neurone Disease, just pop in to your local branch for some friendly advice from one of their lovely pharmacists.
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