Sannah's Story

Meet Sannah. Sannah was diagnosed with myasthenia gravis in 2014 and has since become a key fundraiser for myaware and is active in the Young Generation support group. Read more

Laurna's Story

Laurna talks about living with myasthenia in her twenties. Read more

Zenaida and Maria's Story

Read the incredible stories of Maria and Zenaida, who both come from a tiny village in Portugal and have myasthenia. Read more

Matthew's Story

Matthew was diagnosed with myasthenia gravis in 2011 after he first noticed symptoms after finishing a game of rugby. He has managed to control his symptoms and completed the Brighton Marathon. Read more

Vicky's Story

Vicky takes through her life journey with myasthenia. Read more

Bourbon's Story

This is Bourbon, a 5-year-old working Cocker Spaniel, aptly named after the chocolate biscuit! Bourbon is a trained gundog (when she feels like it!) but is a pet first and foremost, and is completely spoilt. Read more

Maria's Story

A head teacher and a fitness fanatic gives an insight on how her life affected by myasthenia. Read more

Richard's Story

Richard's concerned about the impact myasthenia will have on his life, particularly as he lives on his own. Read more

Patti and The Railway Man

Patti Lomax is better placed to talk about myasthenia than most as she has been married to two people who had myasthenia gravis, one of whom was the Railway Man, Eric Lomax. Read more

Jimmy's Story

Jimmy has congenital myasthenia. From the age of nine, he was unable to stand and has been reliant on a wheelchair. Until he started trialing a new drug... Read more

Debbie's Story

Debbie has three autoimmune conditions, but she hasn't let that stop her from regularly running marathons Read more

Joelle's Story

After a diagnosis of myasthenia in 2016, Joelle experienced a lengthy stay in hospital, until a Facebook message to myaware helped to change things. Read more