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#Motor neurone disease

# motor-neurone-disease - Monday 5 June, 2017

'I'm 59 and soon I won't be able to hold my grandson'

Michael Clancy has Motor Neurone Disease.

# motor-neurone-disease - Monday 6 February, 2017

From The42 South African rugby legend Joost van der Westhuizen dies aged 45 RIP

South African rugby legend Joost van der Westhuizen dies aged 45

The World Cup-winning Springbok scrum-half had been battling motor neurone disease since 2011.

# motor-neurone-disease - Saturday 15 October, 2016

'I regret not talking to my mother about her death, don't do the same thing'

The Irish Hospice Foundation wants people to talk about death, dying and grief more openly.

# motor-neurone-disease - Saturday 13 February, 2016

‘l just hope that I can keep going as long as I can without being a big problem to people... a burden I suppose"

A new study shows that people with MND can feel like a burden towards those who care for them.

# motor-neurone-disease - Friday 27 November, 2015

From The42 Emotional scenes at Celtic Park last night as club hosted terminally ill ex-Rangers player Perspective

Emotional scenes at Celtic Park last night as club hosted terminally ill ex-Rangers player

Fernando Ricksen was diagnosed with motor neuron disease in 2013.

# motor-neurone-disease - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Company director uses Linkedin to announce plans to end his own life

Simon Binner has been suffering from Motor Neuron disease since January.

# motor-neurone-disease - Monday 22 June, 2015

Remember that time we were all chucking ice water over each other?

There are still people fighting the ‘unwinnable fight’ against MND.

# motor-neurone-disease - Saturday 6 June, 2015

This ice bucket challenge ad has caused a lot of confusion

The wording has people questioning what it means.

# motor-neurone-disease - Friday 5 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge The wording of this charity ad has caused a lot of confusion on Twitter Oops

The wording of this charity ad has caused a lot of confusion on Twitter

The Motor Neurone Disease Association ad has gotten flack on the internet.

# motor-neurone-disease - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

‘We would have been very grateful if it had been cancer’: The pain of Motor Neurone Disease

As the first anniversary of Nicky McFadden’s death approaches, her sister Gabrielle recalls when her family got the news of her diagnosis.

# motor-neurone-disease - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Six actors who underwent amazing transformations for movies

And you thought you worked hard for the money…

# motor-neurone-disease - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

A minister did the Ice Bucket Challenge today…any guesses?

Will this urge the Taoiseach to take on the ice? He has been nominated several times.

# motor-neurone-disease - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Will Enda Kenny do the ice bucket challenge? We asked...

He knows he’s been nominated but it’s uncertain whether the Taoiseach is going to soak himself.

# motor-neurone-disease - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Former Cathaoirleach of Limerick County Council dies of Motor Neurone Disease RIP

Former Cathaoirleach of Limerick County Council dies of Motor Neurone Disease

Mary Harty served as Cathaoirleach from 2011 to 2012.

From The Daily Edge Ice Bucket Challenge fund reaches €1 million mark in Ireland IMNDA

The Ice Bucket Challenge: Where does the money go?

The Motor Neurone Disease charity lets us know…

# motor-neurone-disease - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Poll: Have you done the Ice Bucket Challenge? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you done the Ice Bucket Challenge?

Everyone and their granny are chucking buckets of ice water over each other. Have you?

# motor-neurone-disease - Monday 25 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Ice Bucket Challenge raises €680k for the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association Ice Bucket Challenge

Ice Bucket Challenge raises €680k for the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association

The clogged-up Facebook feeds have been worth it.

# motor-neurone-disease - Friday 22 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Benedict Cumberbatch's ice bucket challenge - can he really 'break the internet'? The Game Is On

# motor-neurone-disease - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Michael O’Leary’s ice bucket challenge is the most Michael O’Leary thing ever

Oh, and Denis O’Brien did one too.

# motor-neurone-disease - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

The co-founder of the ice bucket challenge has died in a diving accident

The 27-year-old drowned in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# motor-neurone-disease - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy with Motor Neurone Disease does an emotional ice bucket challenge ALS

Guy with Motor Neurone Disease does an emotional ice bucket challenge

What’s it’s all really about.

From The Daily Edge 17 essential DOs and DON'Ts of the Ice Bucket Challenge Brrrrrr

17 essential DOs and DON'Ts of the Ice Bucket Challenge

Here’s how to make yours as epic as possible.

# motor-neurone-disease - Sunday 17 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Roberty Downey Jr does the Ice Bucket Challenge, in typical RDJ fashion RDJ

Roberty Downey Jr does the Ice Bucket Challenge, in typical RDJ fashion

While sitting in a beautiful swimming pool, obvs.

# motor-neurone-disease - Thursday 14 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg was challenged to dump a bucket of ice over his head… and he did it Brrrrrr

# motor-neurone-disease - Monday 9 June, 2014

‘If only I could still dress myself’: Hard hitting Motor Neurone Disease campaign launched

In the new adverts, Jan and Paul share their stories about their terminal disease in a hope to increase support for those living with this degenerative condition.

# motor-neurone-disease - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Opinion: 'Being stuck in a wheelchair without hands or speech is such a challenge as a mother'

Emma Fitzpatrick writes about how she doesn’t care for statistics – and focuses on what she CAN do, rather than what she used to be able to do.

# motor-neurone-disease - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Longford-Westmeath TD Nicky McFadden to be laid to rest today RIP

Longford-Westmeath TD Nicky McFadden to be laid to rest today

McFadden passed on Tuesday, following a lengthy battle with Motor Neurone disease.

# motor-neurone-disease - Friday 20 December, 2013

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed

Trinity College scientists work with fruit flies to make discovery about ‘habituation’ that could help with some neurological diseases.

# motor-neurone-disease - Friday 8 November, 2013

Fundraising begins for “extraordinary” director’s first feature film

Simon Fitzmaurice has Motor Neuron Disease, and is fundraising for his first feature film, My Name is Emily.

# motor-neurone-disease - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

TDs and Senators to strut their stuff on the catwalk for charity Strike A Pose This post contains images

TDs and Senators to strut their stuff on the catwalk for charity

Dáil and Seanad members will go head to head with professional models for charity in the Shelbourne Hotel next week.

# motor-neurone-disease - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Column: How I live my life with Motor Neurone Disease

Three years ago, Karl Hughes was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease, but he says it’s encouraged him to keep a positive mental attitude and to appreciate the time you have with your loved ones.

# motor-neurone-disease - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Stephen Hawking: We must explore space to ensure human survival

The world’s leading physicist says our existence depends on finding a new planet to live on. No pressure, then.

# motor-neurone-disease - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

FG TD vows to continue working after Motor Neurone diagnosis MND

FG TD vows to continue working after Motor Neurone diagnosis

Longford-Westmeath TD Nicky McFadden was diagnosed with the disease last week.

# motor-neurone-disease - Friday 14 October, 2011

Former Fianna Fáil TD Michael Fitzpatrick dies RIP

Former Fianna Fáil TD Michael Fitzpatrick dies

The Kildare North TD served one term in the Dáil. He has been battling motor neurone disease.

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