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NEURO NEWS

Neurons
Increase in UK MS Figures

A new study shows the number of people with MS in the UK has increased by nearly 13% to over 150,000.

Economic graph and figures
Neuro Economic Impact

Neurological conditions are costing the UK 4.3% of its GDP, equivalent to £96 billion a year, says new research.

Scientist testing blood samples
Alzheimer's Blood Test

A study to see if blood tests could help diagnose people with early Alzheimer's disease is being launched by the NHS.

Stem cells
Stem Cell Hope for MS

New study recommends stem cell transplant as standard treatment to slow relapsing remitting MS.

A young woman can't talk to her friends
MS Unfiltered

A national campaign to break down the stigma of MS symptoms that people find embarrassing to talk about.

Human skeleton
MS Gene Discovery

Scientists unearth discovery in ancient teeth and bones that shows how the MS gene spread throughout Europe.

Human spine
Implant Restores Walking

A man with advanced Parkinson's can walk again after receiving an implant that stimulates nerves in his spine.

DNA
Gene Variant Neuro Link

Scientists discover an immune system gene variant that protects from Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

Doctor looking at brain scans
Global Neuro Crisis

A new report says neurological conditions are the leading cause of ill health and disability globally.

Neurotransmitters
Innovative MS Research

New drug research differs from existing MS treatments by targeting the glutamate system to reduce symptoms.

Human brain firing neurons
Neuro Charities Team Up

Joint call for improved access to mental health services for people living with neurological conditions.

Woman in bed feeling tired
ME Protein Discovery

Researchers identify a protein linked to myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) and similar conditions such as long Covid.

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