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Yet another successful visit, short and fairly local this time going to Birmingham and Coventry. Our first call took us on a very special visit to our very first ever set of quads. Two of the little ones had been allowed home and due to breathing problems and apnoeas with the two...
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Northfields Surgery - Doncaster.


Our most recent trip took us back to some patients and surgeries already helped and also to meet more new patients too. Meeting up with a long term patient to replace her equipment. This lovely lady has been helped by NARA for many years, and her equipment was getting a bit...
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H - Nottingham.


Who’d have known that 7 months on and this little super star would be fighting fit and full of fun! After a rather rocky start to life Henry is now thriving 😀 As we return the apnoea monitor that NARA the breathing charity loaned us, we are so eternally grateful to...
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GREAT NEWS UPDATE: A MOTHERS STORY. I feel very lucky. I had my daughter at 30 +2wks, my waters broke at 20+4. She weighed 2lb 9.5 oz (1.17 kg) she was critical for 10 hours but managed to fight every step of the way. She did have a rough journey, she suffers from central apnoea,...
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A note from those who took part in the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

Yorkshire Three Peaks-Conquered  ‘Team DFA Charity Walkers’ duly completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge, with a ‘team time’ of 11 hours 54 minutes, sneaking in just under the 12 hour ‘limit’!   Assisted by guides Adam and Mark the team made good time and even managed a...
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DFA LAW – news update

All at NARA – The Breathing Charity would like to say an huge ‘thank you’ to all at DFA LAW.  Saturday saw these brave members take on the challenge of the Yorkshire’s Three Peaks in an effort to raise money for NARA. And what a fantastic job they have done, all...
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Update on The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge – DFA Law

  Saturday 17th September sees these brave members of DFA Law take on the challenge of Yorkshire’s Three Peaks in an effort to raise money for NARA.  Over the past weeks and months they have all been in training to ensure they succeed.  NARA’s Chair, Ann Jiggle,...
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We are often asked ‘WHAT DO YOU DO’ so thought I would give a little insight info into one of our typical visits. I hope you will take time to read and enjoy. Our ‘community care programme’ is one of the most...
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A Mother’s Story

My daughter, was born 10 weeks premature and suffers from Central apnoea, where her brain forgets to tell her lungs to breathe, this is because she was so premature. Her first episode was at 8 weeks old, at home, we called an ambulance and had to do CPR. She was rushed to...
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