Caring for someone with MND

There is a lot that can be done to manage the symptoms of MND, to enable the person to continue to maintain their independence for as long as possible and to help them deal with the emotional impact of MND.

We have put together some recommendations based on national guidance, along with some quick tips and suggestions from other health care professionals who have experience of caring for people with MND.

In the recording below, a health care professional offers their insights into the challenges of caring for those with MND.

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