Nearly 5,000 Action Cream Teas ordered. 30 volunteers over 2 days packed them. Delivered to 245 UK workplaces and rasing over £29,000 for Action Medical Research! See our amazing volunteers in action packing the cream tea boxes.
Thousands of people across the UK took a well-deserved break for an Action Cream Tea in a box, delivered direct to their doors on Thursday 18 June. Don't miss out next year, be sure to put the date in your diary for 2015!
Professor Bobby Gaspar, awarded an RTF in 1993, talks about the Research Training Fellowships and his research leading to life-saving treatment of babies born with faults in their genes affecting their immune systems.
Auditory processing disorder (APD)
Luke dribbled a lot as a baby, didn't babble and at two spoke just 10 proper recognisable words. This was the start of a 10 year battle as he struggled to make sense of what he was able to hear, had difficulties with speech and his self-confidence and education suffered.
Cieran nearly died from meningitis B when he was a baby and still suffers the consequences today including profound deafness and epilepsy. Researchers are developing a vaccine against this infection.