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Louise tells the story of her mother's rapid progression with MND.
On the International Day of Families we celebrate the love, commitment and bravery of families impacted by MND.
Posted 15/05/2017 at 12:45PM by MND Australia

Bill Gole MND Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr Jennifer Fifita is spurred on by eureka moments of gene discovery. 

Posted 15/05/2017 at 12:45PM by MND Australia

Meet Trevor Newby who continues to enjoy the sea breeze thanks to the assistance of his State MND Association.

 

Posted 15/05/2017 at 12:45PM by MND Australia

"I had a wonderful life before motor neurone disease and I have a wonderful life now," says Kirsten Harley.
Sometimes grumpy and eccentric, always generous. A loving daughter writes a touching tribute to her Dad.
Posted 8/11/2016 at 12:45PM by MND Australia

Sally Light (CEO, MND Association) and Carol Birks (CEO, MND Australia) discuss MND care, research and working together to improve the lives of people with MND. 
Posted 13/10/2016 at 8:45PM by Sue Needham

Just being there for someone who knows the end of life is imminent is a special role. My experience as carer for my husband crept up for many years before the diagnosis of MND was confirmed. 
Posted 25/09/2016 at 8:45PM by Drew Bathgate

Drew tells why he and his wife, Maureen love Busselton in WA and shares some tips to make holidaying easier.
Posted 1/09/2016 09:00AM by Karen Andrews

"​We’d known something was wrong with dad for a while ..."
Posted 8/08/2016 at 2:38:00PM by Pamela Bartlett

"I really never appreciated when I first started this position just over 1.5 years ago how important the psychological aspect of care is in relation to MND."  
Posted 20/07/2016 at 2:38:00PM by Belinda Robinson

Belinda Robinson shares her love and admiration for her hero father who lost his battle with motor neurone disease in April 2016. 
Posted 5/07/2016 at 1:52:00AM by Trevor Newby

"(MND) put pressure on my relationship to the point of my partner leaving after 4 years & eventually I was deemed homeless until a disability pension was processed & approved 4 months later."
Posted on 8/06/2016 at 4:00PM by Denise Plunkett

MND Queensland's Denise Plunkett writes about her personal journey with MND after losing her brother to the disease then helping others through her work as MND Client Service Advisor.
Posted 14/06/2016 at 6:52:00AM by Phil Brady

Phil Brady was diagnosed with motor neurone disease over 20 years ago. His experience with the aged care system has been less than ideal and here he describes the inadequacies of the system from his point of view.
Posted 27/05/2016 at 12:25:00PM by Julie Craig-Smith

Julie Craig-Smith, Education and Support Coordinator at the MND Association of Western Australia talks about their popular carer education and support program You, Me & MND.
Posted 13/05/2016 at 8:25:00PM by Anita Richter

It's National Volunteer Week and we'd like to give a huge shout out to all the volunteers who generously give their time to improve the lives of people touched by MND. With almost 20 years of experience in the MND community, Anita Richter is a most valued volunteer. Read Anita's story about why she "never wants to give up" supporting people impacted by MND.
Posted 7/05/2016 9:00:00AM by Guy Barnett

As MND Week comes to a close, Tasmanian MP and MND Ambassador, Guy Barnett encourages us to continue raising awareness and advocate for people living with MND. 
Posted 5/05/2016 at 9:00:00AM by Shyuan Ngo

Research scientist, Shyuan Ngo talks about MND research and her drive to better understand what causes motor neurone disease.
 
Posted 6/05/2016 at 9:00:00AM by Sarah Solomon

Occupational Therapist, Sarah Solomon shares what she loves about working with people who are living with MND.

 
​Posted 4/05/2016 09:00:00AM by Anne Hogden

Dr Anne Hogden shares her perspective on improving healthcare services for people living with motor neurone disease.   
Posted 3/05/2016 1:00:00PM by Jackie Chugg

Jackie was just 25 years old when she was diagnosed with motor neurone disease. Here she tells her story about living a positive life.
Posted 3/05/2016 09:00:00AM by Amy Critchley

A daughter describes how her world was turned upside down the day her Mum’s MND diagnosis was confirmed. 
 
Posted 2/05/2016 9:00:00AM by William Huynh

"Delivering the diagnosis of MND never gets easier," Dr William Huynh describes his role as Consultant Neurologist at the Forefront Clinic, Brain and Mind Centre, Sydney.
Posted 1/05/2016 12:00:00PM by Kirsten Harley

"Each of the 2094 Australians living with MND has a story about the personal impact of MND. I'm Kirsten and my story starts 4 years ago..."
Posted: 30/04/2016 7:30:00PM by Carol Birks 

In this short video National Executive Director of MND Australia, Carol Birks introduces MND Week, 1–7 May 2016 and our social media campaign #7DayswithMND.
 

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