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Name Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Related to/Also known as Steele-Richardson-Olszewski (SRO) Syndrome
Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD)
Symptoms of PSP PSP is a progressive brain disease, leading to the death of nerve endings (neurons) in the area of the brain controlling balance, vision, movement, speech and swallowing. Symptoms reflect problems in these areas; however, the severity and progression varies considerably from one individual to another.
Types  
Useful national contacts PSPA
Helpline: 0300 0110 122
Link opens in new window https://pspassociation.org.uk
Children & young people  Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (U.S. Child Neurology Foundation)
Link opens in new window https://tinyurl.com/rbhyzoc
Online resources

PSP & CBD and Coronavirus (PSPA)
Link opens in new window PSP & CBD and Coronavirus

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (NHS Choices)
Link opens in new window https://tinyurl.com/lpvclo6

Corticobasal degeneration (NHS Choices)
Link opens in new window https://tinyurl.com/sq9oqw5


 Living with a condition (The Brain Charity)
News and events

Our resources An introduction to P.S.P. and C.B.D

The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and on a wide range of disability-related issues.

 

This includes a copy of the PSPA booklet "An Introduction to PSP and CBD"