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What are the Causes of MND?

The exact causes of MND remain unclear, but research suggests a combination of genetic and environmental factors may play a role.

In a small percentage of cases MND is inherited due to specific genetic mutations, while in others, environmental exposures and lifestyle choices may contribute to the development of the disease.

Hazel Carter, care giver and author

Hazel Carter, care giver and author

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