Muscle Owl Podcast

We’re a cheeky trio talking politics, disability and events. We provide updates and engage in discussion on topics within the neuromuscular and disabled community.

Muscle Owl Radio - Episode 43: Jordan Wright, Duchenne & Teenage Years.

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We're joined by our friend Jordan Wright as we discuss the different ways people come to terms with their disability.

Jordan is 19 years old and has Duchenne muscular dystrophy. This is the first episode of our chat with Jordan, so stay tuned for episode 44 later in the week, where he tells us all about his university studies!

As always, if you want to get in touch, email and you can find us on iTunes and Facebook!


Muscle Owl Radio - Episode 42: Translarna Recommended in UK by NICE - What Next?!

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With the news that Translarna has been recommended for NHS funding by NICE, we discuss what's next for the distribution of the drug in England Wales and Northern Ireland.

We also address the issue in Scotland, with the SMC having decided against recommending the drug, and consider the possible next steps across the border.

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Muscle Owl Radio - Episode 41: Twenty Things Not to Say to a Person in a Wheelchair! (Part 1)

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Join us as we discuss The Mighty's latest article: 20 Things Not to Say to Someone in a Wheelchair!

We go through a few of the most frequent ones, and have a bit of a chuckle as well! Stay tuned for part 2 - where we finish off with the final ten!