Councillors want MND added to Long Term Illness Scheme

John Brassil 3Members of Kerry County Council are writing to the HSE calling for Motor Neuron Disease to be added to the Long Term Illness Scheme. This follows a motion by Fianna Fáil councillor John Brassill who is calling for the addition of MND to the scheme as a matter of urgency. MND is an incurable disease of the nervous system that claims the lives of about 110 people in Ireland each year.