Why are you shaking?

This is an innocent question that I was asked by a three year old this afternoon. My answer was, I wish I knew! During a long stay in hospital recently, I was diagnosed with FND. When I was first given this diagnosis, I found it very hard to understand, let alone accept. FND was presented to me as a non-organic disorder, meaning that there is no physical damage or chemical imbalance causing the symptoms. I was referred to the psychologists, who were convinced that there must have been a psychological element causing / driving my symptoms. This did not make…

Meetings

Hi all, Thanks to everyone who attended our meeting on Saturday, it was both pleasant and productive.  We had a chat about how we could expand the group and get our message out in the public domain and came up with a few ideas that we intend to act upon.  We are looking at helping as many suffers, carers and their families as possible in our areas. We will from now on give more notice to people of meeting times, dates and venues to so they can be arranged around other things. The next meeting will be on Saturday the…