Personal Stories

Bell's Palsy

Paul’s Story

Paul would like to see more awareness amongst doctors, particularly in A&E.

Bell's Palsy

Samantha’s Story

Samantha developed Bell’s palsy in March 2017 whilst pregnant with twin girls.

Facial Palsy From Birth

Frey’s Story

Frey was born with facial palsy. Now a writer, she uses her work as an escape from reality.

Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome

Sarah’s Story

Sarah’s Bell’s palsy was actually Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome.

Bell's Palsy

Katey’s Story

Katey has struggled to access specialist follow-up care for Bell’s palsy.

Ramsay Hunt Syndrome

Vhari’s Story

Receiving prompt treatment, Vhari made an excellent recovery from Ramsay Hunt syndrome.