News Categorised under: Research

Ramsay Hunt syndrome – how patients are being ‘let down’

Patients with Ramsay Hunt syndrome are being let down by delayed diagnosis and lack of follow-up care.

March 3, 2018    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  / General news  / Research  /    ||    Tags: ramsay hunt syndrome  / shingles  /

Facial Palsy Awareness Week, Conference Survey And Research

Read our latest newsletter about Facial Palsy Awareness Week, Research, Support Groups, Conference survey and more.

January 28, 2018    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  / General news  / Research  /    ||    Tags: facial palsy awareness week  / newsletter  /

FRAME Project Research Participants needed 12th & 15th Dec 2017

We are currently recruiting for further preliminary testing of our FRAME technology. These are not the main trials which will begin in 2018. Find out more.

December 3, 2017    ||    News Categories: Research  /    ||    Tags: facial palsy research  / research  /

General e-newsletter: Our Autumn update

This is our general newsletter for Autumn 2017 giving information about our forthcoming AGM, research news and more.

October 30, 2017    ||    News Categories: Events  / General news  / Research  /    ||    Tags: agm  /

New Year Update: Research, Support and Fantastic Fundraising

Welcome to our first newsletter of 2017 detailing forthcoming exciting opportunities.

January 11, 2017    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  / Family Days  / Fundraising news  / General news  / Research  / Support groups  /    ||    Tags: facial paralysis awareness week  / family day  / fundraising  / research  / support groups  /

Research Participation Opportunity and New Website

Welcome to our last newsletter of 2016! This is just a couple of announcements that may be of interest to you. We will send a full report of recent activities in January. Thank you to all of you who have been busy fundraising for Facial Palsy UK, we really appreciate your efforts. New Website As […]

December 16, 2016    ||    News Categories: General news  / Research  /    ||    Tags: facial palsy research  /

ICHOM (International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement) call for volunteers

Volunteers are needed by international organisation ICHOM – either parents of patients with Paediatric Facial Palsy or adult patients who were diagnosed with Paediatric Facial Palsy while they were aged 0 to 18 years.

December 6, 2016    ||    News Categories: Research  /

Facial Expressions Play Important Role in Every Day Communication

A new study shows that people with facial paralysis are perceived as being less happy, simply because they cannot communicate in the universal language of facial expression.

October 7, 2014    ||    News Categories: Research  /    ||    Tags: facial palsy research  / psychosocial  /

Volunteers (aged 18-30) wanted for new research study

Volunteers (aged 18-30) wanted for new research study about visible differences and experiences of intimacy and romantic relationships.

April 23, 2014    ||    News Categories: Research  /    ||    Tags: facial difference  / facial palsy  / research  /

Bell’s Palsy Survey

Have you ever been diagnosed with Bell’s palsy? We would like to know more about people’s experiences and would be grateful if you’d complete our survey.

February 28, 2014    ||    News Categories: Research  /    ||    Tags: bell's palsy  /

Can you fill in the missing pieces?

Trainee Counselling Psychologist Laura Davis is looking for people to interview as part of a research project into the development of self-identity in adults living with facial palsy (present from birth).

January 15, 2014    ||    News Categories: Research  /    ||    Tags: bell's palsy  / facial palsy  / moebius syndrome  /

Have your say about Facial Palsy UK’s campaigns and services

We are currently inviting recruits to our School Awareness Panel and are also looking for schools who might be interested in helping us pilot specific projects.

September 20, 2013    ||    News Categories: General news  / Research  /    ||    Tags: drama  / facial palsy  / psychology  / school teachers  / schools  /