The father of a little boy with a rare muscle-wasting condition will push him around a 10k running course so that he can experience the ‘thrill of the race.
Willow Bascom is an American Artist and Children’s Illustrator. She started her career after falling ill with Lupus.
A mouse muscle fibre showing dystrophin protein (red), nuclei (blue) and a satellite cell (green). Image courtesy of Dr Bruno Doreste, University College London.
Rianna Davis, 25, has Congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD) .
For me and my husband Matt, Christmas has always been about family – getting together with our relatives, eating a bit too much and sharing some festive fun.
Peter Neville, 40, from Newmarket, has Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT).
Martin Hywood, 43, from Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, was diagnosed with limb girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD) twenty years ago.
George Booth, six, from Weston, Stafford, began getting muscle spasms in his calves aged two. As time went on, these became more frequent and painful, spreading to his thighs.
Suzanne Glover, 24, from County Down, was diagnosed with SMA Type 2 when she was two years old.
Val Wintle, 57, from Poole, Dorset, was diagnosed with mitochondrial myopathy in 1996.
Shaye Reid-Watson, 16, from Streatham, is a striker for the Sevenoaks Powerchair squad after being talent-spotted playing for Crystal Palace.