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A Deeper Look into Rep. Reed's Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge is a fund raising activity for ALS (or Lou Gehrig Disease). It has been very successful as a fund raiser,  and for celebrities who like to get their names associated with raising money for such a worth cause. 428 more words

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MasterChef Competitor Jaimee Vitolo Increases Awareness About Dystonia

Additional spotlight has been cast on dystonia lately, thanks to one of this season’s MasterChef competitors speaking up about having the disorder. A Season 5 contestant of FOX’s cooking reality show, Jaimee Vitolo, who has successfully avoided elimination in the show thus far, explains her “voice issue and awkward movements” to viewers as symptoms of the movement disorder. 465 more words

Neurological Disorders

J P Gaultier: Disability Chic

I made it across to The Barbican for the last weekend of the The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier and imagine my surprise when almost the first item I saw was the outfit above complete with walking sticks – JPG does disability chic … Oh okay, not really, as that was it in terms of disability aids in evidence. 354 more words

Wheelchair Users

Needing my Clonazapam!

So, today Boo started 3rd grade! A few hundred thoughts race through my ADHD brain & every 3 or 4 are fighting to steal my happy. 524 more words

Daily Inspirations, I Say That Laughingly . . .

Justus: Summer Recap

School has started, which means my summer break is over. Though I did do some part-time work over the summer, I got to spend a lot of time with the family too. 913 more words

Justus Updates

Forgetting : When Memory Fails

From forgetting where you left your keys to forgetting to return a phone call, memory failures are an almost daily occurrence. Forgetting is so common that we typically rely on numerous methods to help us remember important information such as jotting down notes in a daily planner or scheduling important events on your phone’s calendar. 180 more words

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Neurological patient experience survey

The Neurological Alliance is the collective voice of more than 80 neurological charities and patient groups in England. Working with their member organisations to represent the millions of people in England living with a neurological condition, they campaign extensively to improve neurological services at both the local and national level. 227 more words

Multiple Sclerosis