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49 persons registered as suffering the Motor Neurone Disease condition

There are 49 persons registered as suffering from Motor Neurone Disease, a medical condition that weakens body nerves and affects muscles.

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health, Dr Chris Fearne, gave this information in reply to a Parliamentary Question made by Opposition MP Ivan Bartolo who requested to be informed of the number of persons suffering from.

Asked about the aid and support these persons are receiving, Dr Fearne said these are receiving the necessary medical treatment from a multidisciplinary team of medical experts.