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    Andy Congratulations once again on your...

    Andy

    Congratulations once again on your election. I'm sure you'll do a lot of good in the role.

    It may be too early to say, but are there any particular issues in the MNDA at trustee level that...
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    Congratulations Andy! Doug

    Congratulations Andy!

    Doug
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    All fingers crossed for you today. Whatever...

    All fingers crossed for you today.

    Whatever happens, you're talking to the right guy.

    Doug
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    [Kayleigh, doesn't it always? I was being a bit...

    [Kayleigh, doesn't it always? I was being a bit naughty with my comment.]

    A bit?…..a bit!!!!

    Dina – you were being VERY naughty, very cheeky and very, very funny.

    Yesterday was a bit rough...
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    by Doug Carpenter
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    Wow

    With the arrival of the summer edition of Thumbprint, I suddenly realized that there doesn’t seem to be a thread on here about what must be the longest, toughest and most heroic fundraising event...
  6. Hi Kayleigh There is a What's new button but...

    Hi Kayleigh

    There is a What's new button but it's buried - along with some others - one level down. Click on "the dots" button to reveal.

    Doug x
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    Many thanks Keyleigh for pointing out the full...

    Many thanks Keyleigh for pointing out the full site button. That's much better!

    Personally, I found the "old" system worked perfectly on my Android phone and it was very helpful to have identical...
  8. Thanks Ellie. No problem. I like the idea of...

    Thanks Ellie. No problem.

    I like the idea of removing coffin nails.

    Love

    Doug
  9. Thanks folks for your kind posts. Don’t worry...

    Thanks folks for your kind posts. Don’t worry Kayleigh, I’ll be careful!

    Seriously, one must be grateful for small mercies I guess.

    You’re right about dreaming Lynne. I think I’ve always...
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    I've read only the abstract, but the Australian...

    I've read only the abstract, but the Australian study seems to confirm quite nicely the six stage model that has emerged in recent years. The model itself harks back to cancer studies.

    Doug
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    Andy I found what I remembered reading about...

    Andy

    I found what I remembered reading about cholesterol and MND – in an MNDA fact sheet about statins:

    https://dbsy278t81889.cloudfront.net/app/uploads/2019/02/12091522/K-Statins.pdf

    This...
  12. Thanks Dina. Good point! Hadn't thought of...

    Thanks Dina.

    Good point! Hadn't thought of that.

    Seriously though - many thanks.

    It all feels very wierd today.

    Big hug and fingers crossed about your grand-daughter.
  13. Black humour, beware: Running out of options

    Because, up to now, the progression of my MND has been fairly slow – for which I’m grateful, of course – I used to joke with my GP that I might live long enough to die of something else.

    Well,...
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    Thanks Andy. You were right to tweet them. As...

    Thanks Andy.

    You were right to tweet them. As a long-standing Biobank contributor, I’m very surprised.

    As you say, there is continuing anecdotal evidence that active people – military...
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    Welcome Sandpiper to the club none of us wanted...

    Welcome Sandpiper to the club none of us wanted to join.

    But you'll find huge support and knowledge here.

    I sympathise about things one can no longer do. My walking boots and my workshop gather...
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    The MNDA Connect helpline holds contact details...

    The MNDA Connect helpline holds contact details of insurance companies familiar with MND.

    Bon voyage!

    Doug
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    Dear Shrew You've had a terrible shock and I...

    Dear Shrew

    You've had a terrible shock and I send heartfelt condolences.

    But you are not, repeat not, responsible in any way for Mick's death. It was a tragic accident. You loved and cared for...
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    Hi Juan Welcome. At which university are...

    Hi Juan

    Welcome.

    At which university are you studying?

    Doug
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    Well done Dina! Many thanks. Doug x

    Well done Dina!

    Many thanks.

    Doug x
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    Driving and supermarket trolley. Hi...

    Driving and supermarket trolley.

    Hi Panniertank

    Pushing a trolley around a supermarket, which I can still do - just, was what pointed me towards walkers. They are really good - very stable and...
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    Already voted. Andy - could you manage Prime...

    Already voted.

    Andy - could you manage Prime Minister in your spare time, please?

    Doug
  22. Many thanks Barry. Noted. Doug

    Many thanks Barry.

    Noted.

    Doug
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    Thanks Terry. I must say I was a bit puzzled,...

    Thanks Terry.

    I must say I was a bit puzzled, but it makes sense.

    Thanks Ellie - yes I'll make sure I stress the neuro spec. If an when I get this machine, I'll get an extra large set of...
  24. Wow CC! I'm sorry to hear about your daughter...

    Wow CC!

    I'm sorry to hear about your daughter and friends. I hope they're OK now.

    Yes, when it comes to wine, my tastebuds are OK. My sense of smell has never been very good. But I have to live...
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    by Doug Carpenter
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    Hi Christoff Nope! Not noticed any changes -...

    Hi Christoff

    Nope! Not noticed any changes - been on Riluzole for two years.

    I think I eat less nowadays, but I put that down to lack of exercise.

    If it persists I'd mention it to your GP or...
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