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Lesley goes to visit her brother John, who has Motor Neurone Disease - an incurable muscle wasting illness.
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VENTURING OUT
By John Close
Lesley goes to visit her brother John, who has Motor Neurone Disease - an incurable muscle wasting illness, every week. John has lived in Milton Keynes for more than 25 years and uses his local knowledge as they go out and about.

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     Motor Neurone Disease Association website
BBCi Health - Motor Neurone Disease
Government information for carers
Carers Week

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Your thoughts about this video

    

Nabil
Interesting & informative

R Venables
Thanks for a very informative video, my friend is currently awaiting results for MND or MS. hoping for the best as he is a great bloke. Good luck for the future John.

Donna Smith
Hi My dad has motor neurone and just like you guys we all enjoy life has we always had motor neurone takes may things away, but not your sence of spriit kind regards x

Flora
I am from china, I wish you happy everyday. Enjoy the life, at least we are all alive.




Title:
VENTURING OUT
Contributor:
John Close
Length:
3.28 mins
Date:
20 May 2003
Source:
Video Nation Beds, Herts and Bucks
Country:
England - East Midlands
Location:
Milton Keynes
Categories:
Countryside
Disability
Health
Leisure
Feature:
Carers


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