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Pregnancy and NEAD

By on 10 September 2016 in General
Pregnancy and NEAD

Deciding to have a baby is a key moment in any person’s life. When you have been diagnosed with NEAD, it is important that you prepare carefully to make sure that your pregnancy and delivery is as safe as possible. Ideally, discuss with your doctor what, if any, special preparations you need to make before […]

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Be Kind to Yourself: Dealing with Down Days

By on 25 January 2016 in General
Be Kind to Yourself: Dealing with Down Days

Having a long term health condition like NEAD is tough. You can have days when you feel well and able to face whatever the day brings and other days where you don’t even want to get out of bed. On the bad days, always treat yourself with kindness. Keep talking Often, we may feel like […]

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Mental Health Services and NEAD

By on 6 January 2016 in General
Mental Health Services and NEAD

The currently accepted best treatment for NEAD is cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). However, accessing treatment can be a very hit and miss affair, depending on where you live. Funding has been cut to the bone for mental health services which means ridiculous things happening, such as one of our members being told that the therapist […]

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