Category Archives: 555

Guest blog: Living with Parkinson’s

Hi everyone, Last year we took part in the 555 Neurology Project with Healthwatch Essex. We asked people from across Essex about their experiences of being diagnosed with a neurological condition, and one such person was Angela. In this blog, … Continue reading

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Eamonn’s story – the 555 Neurology Project

On Wednesday 08 June, Healthwatch Essex and MS-UK hosted the launch event for the 555 Neurology Project report. Eamonn, a focus group attendee who lives with motor neurone disease, wanted to share his story but was on holiday when the event … Continue reading

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5 keys themes to be included in the diagnosis conversation…

Hi everyone, We recently ran the 555 Neurology Project with Healthwatch Essex and the Essex Neurology Network. The people who attended our focus groups described their diagnosis conversation to us, with a range of themes emerging. Some had been guided through … Continue reading

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The 555 Neurology Project report is out now…

On Wednesday 08 June, Healthwatch Essex hosted the launch event for the 555 Neurology Project report, in partnership with eight charities from across the county, including MS-UK! Senior staff from Essex Clinical Commissioning Groups, local neurologists and health professionals came together at … Continue reading

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