My name is Neeru Malhotra and I’m the Head of Information and Support Services at Muscular Dystrophy UK. My brother has Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Equipment is fundamental to getting the right physical support for your condition.
Everyone’s experience of living with a muscle-wasting condition is different, but speaking with someone else having a similar experience can really help.
People living with rare conditions often face difficulties finding reliable information and the right services for them.
Our Advocacy service is here to help you get the care, support, services, benefits and equipment you are entitled to.
My son, Connor, has Duchenne muscular dystrophy, so I like to make sure I take on a challenge every year for Muscular Dystrophy UK.
I’ve never acted and am not particularly social, but I remember from the time I first watched The X-Files I always wanted to be an extra in a scene, to be part of that
A man with muscular dystrophy has begun a year of adventure fundraising to help children with similar conditions.
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.