<Embed>
Buy Used
£0.56
+ £1.80 delivery
Used: Good | Details
Sold by musicMagpie
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Buy with confidence from a huge UK seller, all items despatched next day directly from the UK. All items are quality guaranteed.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Motor Neurone Disease: A Family Affair (Overcoming Common Problems) Paperback – 24 Mar 2006

3.7 out of 5 stars 8 customer reviews

See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Paperback, 24 Mar 2006
£20.14 £0.01
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton


Product details

  • Paperback: 96 pages
  • Publisher: Sheldon Press; 2 edition (24 Mar. 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0859699773
  • ISBN-13: 978-0859699778
  • Product Dimensions: 13.3 x 0.6 x 21 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars 8 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 3,092,135 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Synopsis

Motor neurone disease affects the nerves that control the muscles of the body. A diagnosis of MND can be very frightening, but the good news is that we now know more about MND than ever before, thanks to advances in care and research. Dr David Oliver's book shows how much can be done to help someone with the disease live their life to the full. Dr Oliver spells out what the disease is, what the doctors will do, and how to cope with the difficulties. This new edition also examines possible dietary factors in causing the disease, the latest on benefits, and up to date thinking on drug trials. He shows how to treat not just the physical effects but also the emotional ones for the whole family. Dr Oliver also explains the vital role of the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

About the Author

Dr David Oliver is Consultant in Palliative Medicine and Medical Director at the Wisdom Hospice in Rochester, Kent. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Kent, and Visiting Professor at the University of Zagreb, in Croatia. Closely involved in the care of people with MND, in 2003 he was awarded the Humanitarian Award from the International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations.


8 customer reviews

3.7 out of 5 stars

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

25 April 2017
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
18 March 2013
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
2 people found this helpful
Comment Report abuse
18 April 2015
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
29 March 2016
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase
23 September 2015
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
15 February 2016
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
26 September 2012
Format: Kindle Edition
3 people found this helpful
Comment Report abuse
14 July 2016
Format: Paperback

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?