Facial Palsy 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  /

Supporting Facial Palsy UK this Christmas

Are you looking for ways to support Facial Palsy UK this Christmas? Find out where your money goes and how you can help.

December 6, 2017    ||    News Categories: Fundraising news  /    ||    Tags: fundraising  /

Annual General Meeting – Presentations and Photographs

Our recent AGM at East Berkshire College was a celebration of the work of the charity and an opportunity to say thank you to the many people who support us and make the work we do possible.

December 6, 2017    ||    News Categories: Events  /    ||    Tags: agm  / facial palsy  /

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  /

Open letter to the Daily Mail 02/11/2017

Responding to a Daily Mail article dated 26 October 2017 which used unacceptable language to describe a person’s experience of Bell’s palsy in pregnancy.

November 2, 2017    ||    News Categories: General article  / General news  /    ||    Tags: daily mail  /

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  /

Fabulous Fundraising

Read about our fundraisers’ activities over the past few months and find out easy ways you can help raise funds for Facial Palsy UK.

October 11, 2017    ||    News Categories: Events  / Fundraising news  /    ||    Tags: fundraising  /

Can a tick bite paralyse your face?

Lyme disease cases are on the rise in the UK with an 3,000 estimated new cases reported each year by the NHS. Commonly mistaken for Bell’s palsy, it’s important health providers know the symptoms of Lyme disease.

August 1, 2017    ||    News Categories: General article  /

Celebrity advice risks increased complications after facial paralysis

Facial Palsy UK warns that people should not ignore the evidence based treatment for Bell’s palsy in favour of celebrity advice.

July 27, 2017    ||    Tags: awareness  / bell's palsy  /