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Research project studies tic ‘habits’ in children with Tourette syndrome

Posted on 22 January 2016


The University of Nottingham have kindly allowed us to publish this blog about a new study to help children and young people with Tourette syndrome.


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Elgan takes support to new heights

Posted on 11 January 2016

In memory of his daughter Seren, Elgan Hallett completed five epic challenges in five weeks last year - and went on to even greater lengths to raise funds for much-needed research. In this blog...


Heartwarming wishes for 2016

Posted on 5 January 2016


As part of our Christmas Wishes appeal, we asked supporters to send us their wishes for 2016. We were touched and inspired by the response and would like to thank everyone who shared...


Family stories mean so much – thank you!

Posted on 11 December 2015

Each year, amazing families from around the UK generously share their stories with us here at Action Medical Research. As the year draws to a close, we’d like to say a special thank you to...


Spotlight on pre-eclampsia and Vitamin D

Posted on 8 December 2015


Professor Mark Kilby recently explained to journalist Alan Shaw how his work investigating possible links between vitamin D deficiency and pre-eclampsia could help babies at risk of...


She's the reason I did this ride

Posted on 1 December 2015

In this blog, London to Paris veteran Peter Noble shares his - and others' - motivation for taking part in the epic ride to raise much-needed funds for vital research...


How I speak best: a poem from the heart

Posted on 25 November 2015


Despite battling the debilitating symptoms of systemic lupus erythrematosus (SLE), one inspirational young person found the strength to express emotion and gratitude in this inspiring poem...

‘Hurricane Emily’ is looking forward to Christmas!

Posted on 13 November 2015


To help us mark World Prematurity Day Tracy told us about her little girl’s big personality, fighting spirit and the fantastic progress she has made over the last 18 months,...


The finishing touch

Posted on 9 November 2015

As his painting of David Millar nears completion, artist Robin Puplett shares some more behind-the-scenes insights into this unique portrait…

Week four of painting and the end...


Building up a picture of Millar

Posted on 3 November 2015

In his second blog exclusively for us, artist Robin Puplett takes us behind the scenes in his studio where he’s creating a portrait of cyclist David Millar after visiting him at home...

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