Fr Tony Coote was diagnosed with motor neuron disease in March 2018.

It affects talking, walking, eating, breathing and many more functions that most people take for granted. It can leave some with feelings of isolation(...)

Jimmy Mcgee: he was a walking pre-internet search engine filled with information gleaned from covering 11 Olympic games and 12 World Cups. Photograph: PA Wire

It was like an art critic admiring the brushwork of Rembrandt or a wine connoisseur savouring a fine Bordeaux. Diego Maradona has just pirouetted pas(...)

‘Words can’t express how girls in the office are feeling right now.’ Photograph: IMNDA via Twitter

The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association has warned the handful of people left in the country who have yet to douse themselves in freezing cold wat(...)

A former Cathaoirleach of Limerick County Council Mary Harty has died. Cllr Harty who was in her fifties had been suffering with motor neuron disease. Photograph: Facebook/Mary Harty

A former Cathaoirleach of Limerick County Council Mary Harty has died. Cllr Harty, who was in her 50s had been suffering with motor neurone dis(...)