Category Volunteers

Interview with Karen Johnson

This month we’re taking a departure from our usual Q&A-style format. We’d like you to meet Karen Johnson, the newest member of the Support Group admin team. Karen’s story adds to the diversity of experiences within our community and the…

Interview with Helen MacBain

We’re excited to introduce you to Helen MacBain. She is currently working on creating an online video yoga series for the DCM community. In the next few weeks, she will commence hosting regular accessible sessions. Be sure to join our…

Welcome New Team Members!

Though the end of the year is fast approaching, there is lots happening here at Myelopathy.org. We have recently welcomed new members to our team – each of them just as passionate about the cause as we are! Xiaoyu Yang…

An Interview with Sheila Dugan

Tell us a bit about yourself.      Hi, my name is Sheila Dugan and I live in Florida, USA. I have four grandchildren and try as I may, this Grammy can’t seem to keep up. I love to travel. As a…

Coffee with Esther

I’m excited to introduce you to Esther Martin-Moore. She is a member of our Support Group and came up with the idea of running a Virtual Coffee Break within the Support Group.  These have been such a great success that…

Community Champion Frank Dutton shares his top fundraising tips

As a Myelopathy.org Community Champion, I had the honour of holding the charity’s first fundraiser at my local football club. Community Champion Frank Dutton Myelopathy.org and Myelopathy Support on Facebook have been a great help for both me and my wife since my diagnosis in 2016. Since then, life has been difficult to say the least. Cervical myelopathy, and the accidents it has caused, have led to me going under the knife for no less than six major surgeries. These have significantly a [...]