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History Bones: Liz’s Story

  • Posted on Jul 19, 2018

I was born in 1963 in Redhill, Surrey.  My early fractures were treated at the old East Surrey Hospital and I remember even at around 5 years old being suspended on a vertical traction forMore >

Gem Turner Guest Blog: “What do you want to be when you’re older?”

  • Posted on Jun 29, 2018

We’ve probably all been asked at some point, “What do you want to be when you’re older?” What did you say? Recently, a friend asked me to take part in a study. It was aboutMore >

History Bones: David’s Story

  • Posted on Jul 5, 2018

David Burke’s Story Growing Up Born in 1934, I was the youngest of eight children. As my mother had brittle bones herself, it was passed on to several of her children including me, my brotherMore >

Margaret Grant MBE Honorary Degree

  • Posted on Jun 21, 2018

The founder of the Brittle Bone Society, Margaret Grant MBE, was awarded an honorary degree from the University of Dundee on Wednesday 20th June 2018. Accepting the award on her behalf was her daughter and charityMore >

Abbi Brown Guest Blog: BBS at Parliament

  • Posted on Jun 15, 2018

On the 6th May, the Brittle Bone Society held a Parliamentary Reception in the Houses of Parliament, as part of the Brittle Bone Society’s 50th anniversary celebrations. Generously sponsored by Lord Shinkwin, who has OIMore >