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Strength within

Posted by Jay pugsley on 08 June 2012

Hi everyone. I suffered the HIB strain at 21 months old.

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MRF launch new ‘Family Impact’ study

Posted by Gill Currie on 30 May 2012

Member involvement

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Meningitis Survivor carries Olympic Torch

Posted by Chris Wilson on 28 May 2012

Text copied from http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-17384182 William Hardy, 14, from Newcastle, was nominated to become a torchbearer by Newcastle City Council. After contracting meningitis when he was 23 months old, both of his legs and half his left arm had to be amputated. In 2009, Mr Hardy joined a school swimming club and was identified for a disability talent identification day, where it was recommended he join Gosforth Dolphins. Within three months he was a national champion and is now in the 2011 British Disability...

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