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30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 22 November 2012

As a mum how do you cope when you discover your child has a mental illness? Does this put a strain on your relationship with them? Elaine C Smith hears some heart felt stories about the unique relationship between a mother and her child in BBC Radio Scotland's new series, Mum and Me. In this fourth episode Elaine talks to Maureen about loving her schizophrenic son and describes how she has had to juggle doing what's best for him with what he thinks is best for him.


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