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Dystonia Society – Questions & Answers with Professor Tom Warner

AS some of us suffer from Functional Dystonia, this can be really helpful. additionally anyone who suffers from the involuntary muscle spasms, this may help answer questions for you too.   Here is a link to The Dystonia Society website, that has the link to Dr Tom Warner. https://vimeo.com/127132876 He has very kindly answers lots …

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Never a Give Up!

  Check out my new post on my blog at: www.dystoniasufferer.com Where I talk about not giving up on fighting to have all your symptoms checked, and not to let the Drs tell you everything is Functional and leave you to just live with the problems. If you believe there is definitely something wrong, and …

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The Start Of Functional Movement Disorder Awareness Week

As the start of our awareness week is here again, we need to push our awareness as much as we can, The more we share, the more people see, the more questions are asked, and the more understanding of our rare movement disorder is known and learnt about.    Share, because we care. This disorder …

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Functional Movement Disorder

        This disorder has such a diverse mix of symptoms, that it is incredibly hard to label it properly.  Functional movement disorder, functional disorder, neurological disorder, conversion disorder, functional neurological disorder, movement disorder, involuntary muscle spasms, muscle spasms, pain, chronic pain disorder, chronic pain, non epileptic attack disorder, nead, fmd, fnd, non epileptic siezures, …

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I Am Broken

This is a blog post I just added at: www.dystoniasufferer.com I don’t blog as often now, it’s just going back over old ground. I only blog now, when I really feel what I write is worth sharing. I hope my words may resonate with others, and make you feel less alone. Andrea x ……………………………. As …

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Video Talk On Functional Neurological Movement Disorders

Here is a great video talk, on Functional neurological movement disorders by Dr Jon Stone from Edingburgh. This is his speciality, and he has done years of research on our disorder. The slides that come with the talk are interesting, and he talks about other videos which are not shown in this talk video but …

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Functional Movement Disorder needs so much more awareness!

This morning I woke with a fully numb left arm, painful calf muscles, pain in the top front of my forehead, and a very heavy head which comes from the middle left side of my head which sometimes feels like it is being pulled downwards toward and through my neck down my back! It all …

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Functional Movement Disorder UK Awareness Week 17th-24th May

It’s coming up soon, so pop it in your diaries to help promote the awareness 🙂

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