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Shane Story

Music mad Shane McFarlane was a 25 year old DJ with ambitions of setting up his own record distribution company when he began to experience strange health symptoms.

It started with a seemingly innocuous pain in his knee and was followed by tremors in his hands and an unsteady walk.

Unaware of what was happening, Shane continued to try and function as normal as he could.

After a while his family noticed that there was definitely something wrong. He could no longer lift objects without shaking, walk in a straight line or balance without holding onto something.

It was 3 years before he had an MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) scan which diagnosed he was suffering with MS. ...read more