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Want to make a difference on MND New Zealand’s National Council?

MND New Zealand supports people living with Motor Neurone Disease, their carers, families and whanau, and the Health Professionals who work with them throughout New Zealand. We’re currently on the...

Just launched- The Fulton Hogan Support Fund

Living with MND is incredibly challenging, and providing practical support to people living with MND is very important to us. With this in mind - we’re delighted to let you...

Living with MND – Samarra’s story

West Coast woman Samarra Wright is one of three people in her family currently living with MND .The SOD1 Gene responsible for familial MND is prevalent in Samarra’s family -...
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MND New Zealand Strategic Plan 2019-2022

MND New Zealand are proud to share our Strategic Plan for the next 3 years. The 2019-2022 plan (July-June) is the result of the collaborative work undertaken on behalf of...

Proposed changes to the prescribing of Riluzole – MoH Consultation open until 9th August

Following our 3rd April article, 'Prescribing of Rilutek (Riluzole) - What you need to know', we would like to update you on current progress. Recently it has come to our...
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MND New Zealand announced as Official Charity of Emirates Team New Zealand

MND New Zealand (the Motor Neurone Disease Association of New Zealand) are to partner with Emirates Team New Zealand as the official charity of the Team for the 36th America’s...

Fulton Hogan announced as inaugural Foundation Corporate Sponsor

The Motor Neurone Disease Association of New Zealand (MND NZ) and Fulton Hogan have announced a three-year partnership to enhance the quality of life for people living with motor neurone...
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Presentation by Professor Chris Shaw & Guests – Auckland, 21st June

As part of MND Awareness Week 2019 (17-23 June) and to celebrate Global MND Awareness Day on 21st June, MND New Zealand invite you to join us for "An update...
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Q&A with Paul Manning from Helius Theraputics

Paul Manning knows first-hand the effects of opiate-based pain killers. Having experienced chronic pain for over 15 years, he relied on his doctor and pharmacist to help him with pain management. Paul...

Nominate a health care professional or team!

The David Oliver Beacon Award is open for 2019 submissions. This year’s theme is: Acknowledging an individual or team making a difference on the journey of people or families living...
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End of Life Choice Bill Update

Having the right to choose assisted dying has become a global debate. Lobbying, submissions and protests have urged governments to look at current laws and work towards more compassionate policy...
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New Support Team Member Elise Doyer

MND New Zealand is proud to announce our newest member to our Support Team, Elise Doyer. Pronounced ‘Elisa,’ Elise comes with a very strong and diverse background and is a...