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I first found out I was a carrier for Becker muscular dystrophy after asking my dad “if I was to…
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Volunteering with MDUK has played such a valuable role in my life since I had to take early…
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I’ve been volunteering with MDUK for 9 years now in the North West Muscle Groups and more. MDUK has…
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It was hard to feel accepted growing up with Bethlem myopathy in Scotland. I didn’t know anybody…
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I first came across MDUK in 1992, when my son Christopher was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular…
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It was another normal day when it happened; I was trying to run a staff meeting when suddenly I…
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Lilian took on the challenge of a lifetime for her son, George.  She has done plenty of…
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Angela Turnbull, whose nephew, Will, lives with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, is celebrating her…
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There was a time when I could walk, run, and do things other kids at school did, but I was always…
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Musician Ben Potts (38) has known nine-year-old Will Calvert’s mum, Caroline, since their…