Tag Archives: muscular dystrophy

What is Duchenne muscular dystrophy?

According to the Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center at the National Institutes of Health, Duchene muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a “progressive form of muscular dystrophy that occurs primarily in males, though in rare cases may affect females. DMD causes … Continue reading

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Disability News Weekly Roundup – Monday, June 15 – Friday, June 19

Aquí puede leer este artículo en español. Advocacy: Sports Illustrated honors walker with a cause (Disability Scoop) A week after 15-year-old Hunter Gandee walked to Ann Arbor while carrying his little brother with cerebral palsy, he walked onto the pages … Continue reading

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