Facial Palsy 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  /

December Newsletter

Read our December newsletter with updates about Facial Palsy Awareness Week, Support Groups, Research and more.

December 8, 2018    ||    Tags: newsletter  /

Inaugural Facial Paralysis Rehabilitation Conference for Health Professionals

Inaugural Facial Paralysis Rehabilitation Conference – educating health professionals about facial therapy and Botox for patients with facial palsy.

August 10, 2018    ||    News Categories: Events  /    ||    Tags: facial therapy  / physiotherapy  /

Varicella Zoster Virus, Herpes Zoster Oticus and Facial Palsy Mnemonic

We created this mnemonic to help generalist clinicians understand the differential signs to look out for when a patient presents with symptoms of Bell’s palsy.

May 14, 2018    ||    News Categories: General article  /    ||    Tags: ramsay hunt syndrome  /

April Newsletter: Facial Palsy Awareness Week, Parliament Exhibition & more

Read our latest updates about Facial Palsy Awareness Week news, our Ramsay Hunt syndrome exhibition in the House of Commons and more.

April 30, 2018    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  / General news  /

Facial Palsy Awareness Week News & Stories

Media and website stories about facial paralysis were shared during Facial Palsy Awareness Week 2018.

April 3, 2018    ||    News Categories: Facial Palsy Awareness Week  /    ||    Tags: awareness week  /

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  /

Stuart’s Story – The One Show 08 December 2017

Facial Palsy UK’s Media Volunteer Stuart is featured on the One Show Friday 8 December 2017. Find out more about help and support available.

December 8, 2017    ||    News Categories: General news  /    ||    Tags: stuart's story  / the one show  / wonder  /

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