Motor neurone disease activist Gordon Aikman has won a posthumous award for his campaigning work.
Applications are now open for a £50,000 scholarship fund set up in memory of a Scottish motor neurone disease (MND) campaigner.
Ramsay Jones: We’ve suffered the loss of a remarkable man… But Gordon Aikman’s legacy lives on through his selfless work
"I am going to die."
Scotland’s political leaders have teamed up to try and improve access to communications equipment for Motor Neurone disease patients on the NHS.
Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael has urged supermarkets profiting from the ice bucket challenge craze to donate their proceeds to charity.
North-east MSP Richard Baker has expressed his sorrow and shock that his friend and former parliamentary aide has been given a motor neurone disease "death sentence" at the age of 29.