Log In
Wednesday 13th December 2017

Accused of being drunk

5th October 2009

The charity Ataxia UK has said that only fewer than one in 10 people in Britain are aware of the condition.

Ataxia is a neurological condition which causes sufferers to have problems with walking, moving and speaking. Dr Julie Greenfield from the charity said: "There is quite a lot going on, but at the moment people will have physio and medication for the symptoms such as tremor and muscle spasm. In terms of stopping the progression there is nothing."

Share this page


There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!

Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

M3 - For secure managed hosting over N3 or internet
© Mayden Foundation 2017