motor neurone disease


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motor neurone disease

n
(Pathology) a progressively degenerative disease of the motor system causing muscle weakness and wasting
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All proceeds raised during the challenge will be donated directly to the Teesside branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
Previously, the Chronicle told how loved ones of former footballer Mark Taylor raised enough money to make it easier for him to live with motor neurone disease.
In a statement, the club said: "The club was devastated to hear of the passing of one of its former favourites Scott Bell this morning, following a long battle with Motor Neurone Disease.
"Motor neurone disease is a condition which can effect anyone at any age.
The team had cared for the 53-year-old's wife Noreen, who had Motor Neurone Disease, in the final months of her life.
'Motor neurone disease for sale, only one careful lady owner, just a year old.
The proceeds of the auction will be donated to the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
A donation will be made to Motor Neurone Disease research for every disc sold.
A national DNA bank for research into motor neurone disease was opened at the University of Birmingham's School of Medicine in June this year.
All profits from the game are being split equally four ways between Fernando, his daughter Isabella, Motor Neurone Disease Scotland and the Rangers Charity Foundation.
The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association said participants in Ireland had raised [euro]850,000 as a direct result of the challenge.
The Motor Neurone Disease Association continuously attempts to raise awareness of the complex disease and the effect it has on sufferers.