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FND Awareness Day UK 25th March 2021 | Hannah’s Story

Hannah’s Story #Voices4FND In 2009 I burnt out and was diagnosed with a Functional Neurological Disorder. I would twitch and jerk in response to sound or touch. I looked like a peculiar air drummer, with no rhythm. These disorders, which in other people can cause a whole host of symptoms,

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FND Awareness Day UK 25th March 2021 | Sophia’s Story

Sophia’s Story #Voices4FND I am 38 years old and I have five children. I work Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS). I went into hospital with stroke like symptoms and was diagnosed June 2020, unfortunately I spent my birthday in hospital lol. To be completely honest I didn’t know

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FND Awareness Day UK 25th March 2021 | Becca’s Creativity

Becca’s Creativity #Voices4FND I have suffered with FND for 5 years experiencing seizures, fatigue, chronic pain and severe depression. I have found it extremely difficult to accept my condition as not many people have heard of it, even medical professionals often have no understanding around it and I have been

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FND Awareness Day UK 25th March 2021 | Nicola’s Story

Nicola’s Story #Voices4FND I started having blackouts in 2009 and was diagnosed with Non epileptic seizures in 2011, i lost my vision & was hospitalized in 2015, after having numerous symptoms of FND for 3 years i was diagnosed in 2018 after again losing partial vision, this is still the

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FND Awareness Day UK 25th March 2021 | Tanya’s Story

Tanya’s Story #Voices4FND I suffered with severe birth trauma after having my first baby due to complications, emergency c section and baby needing to be admitted to special care baby unit. This left me with post traumatic stress disorder and postnatal depression, however, this was never picked up. When I

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FND Awareness Day UK 25th March 2021 | Shelby’s Story

Shelby’s Story #Voices4FND I am 23 years old, diagnosed October 2020 after an accident at work had me laid up off sick, I subsequently lost my job due to the inability to contonue my job as a manual metalworking machinist. Following this I had pain in my shoulder, numbness in

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