Mike Wallis from Poole was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease last year. With the fear of losing the ability to talk, Mike is being helped by Dorset Healthcare and the East Dorset and New Forest branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association to bank his voice.
Motor neurone disease (MND)
Annie Allen from Poole has Motor Neurone Disease, and has lost the ability to talk. But with the help of Dorset Healthcare and the East Dorset and New Forest branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association, she was able to bank her voice.
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Bernie Dalton always wanted to record an album of his songs, but when he lost his voice as a result of motor neurone disease, singer Essence Goldman stepped in. Image: Essence and Bernie Credit: Essence Goldman