Facial Palsy News

Facial Palsy UK statement on COVID-19 and Bell’s palsy

Facial Palsy UK’s statement about the use of oral steroids to treat acute onset facial paralysis in relation to the current COVID-19 virus pandemic.

March 20, 2020    ||    News Categories: General news  /

Statement on COVID-19 – Facial Palsy UK Medical Advisory Board

Facial Palsy UK Medical Advisory Board response regarding COVID-19 coronavirus.

March 13, 2020    ||    News Categories: General news  /

Cancelled Support Groups – Coronavirus

Important update about our London and Cheshire & Mersey Support Groups due to take place on 21 March, these have been cancelled due to the current situation with the coronavirus. Other groups may also be cancelled.

March 12, 2020    ||    News Categories: Support groups  /

What every dentist should know about facial palsy

Dentists have an important role to play in supporting patients with facial palsy to look after their teeth and more help is needed by this patient group.

March 1, 2020    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  /    ||    Tags: dental  / dentist  /

Awareness Week, Comedy Event, Family Day, Research and more

Find out about our plans for Facial Palsy Awareness Week, latest news about family days, research and the publication of our latest Annual Report.

February 15, 2020    ||    News Categories: Events  / Facial Palsy Awareness Week  / Family Days  / Fundraising news  / General news  / Research  / Support groups  /    ||    Tags: awareness week  /

Research opportunity – user experience testing

Technology company Emteq are seeking participants for user experience testing in the Brighton area next week.

January 31, 2020    ||    News Categories: Research  /    ||    Tags: research  /

Christmas Greetings from all at Facial Palsy UK

Thank you First of all, a big thank you to the many people who have supported us this year with your time, donations and fundraising efforts. As a small charity with only two members of staff we simply couldn’t do what we do without you. Changes for 2020 Sadly our Support and Information Coordinator Lorraine […]

December 23, 2019    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  / General news  /    ||    Tags: awareness week  / christmas  /

Summer Newsletter

Read Facial Palsy UK’s summer roundup in our latest newsletter.

August 14, 2019    ||    News Categories: General news  /

Campaign for better NHS care and awareness for women who experience Bell’s palsy in pregnancy

Women in the last trimester of pregnancy are at higher risk of developing Bell’s palsy yet there is very little awareness of the condition. Join our campaign for greater awareness.

April 25, 2019    ||    News Categories: Campaign  /

Encourage greater awareness among all members of Parliament about the impact of facial palsy in the UK

Why is our request to sign the petition so important? Find out more.

March 12, 2019    ||    Tags: awareness  /

Facial Palsy Awareness Week Newsletter

Facial Palsy Awareness Week runs from 1-7 March each year. Find out about our plans and how you can get involved in raising awareness.

February 20, 2019    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  /

Visible Difference Workplace Equality Research

PhD researcher Hannah is looking to interview adults with a visible difference who have worked or looked for work in the UK.

February 10, 2019    ||    Tags: research  /