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Adding your experiences with Duchenne or Becker to ongoing research is vital to improve care and optimize potential therapies. But our com…

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If you had a chance to ask researchers, providers or industry any question at all about clinical trials, what would it be?

If you had a chance to ask researchers, providers or industry any question at all about clinical trials, what would it be? PPMD’s 2012 Co…

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Suggestions on an electronic scooter

We have 3 sons with DMD.  They are currently using strollers/push chairs for long walks, but when I'm alone it is hard to push them all.  O…

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Chest muscle pain

My son is complaining of pain at the chest area, muscle pain. Tenderness is there. Applying heat pack and giving pain medication. It goes b…

Started by Ramadevi

0 Sep 30, 2021

Duchanee muscular dystrophy and heart transplant

Started by Paras Patel

1 Jul 23, 2021
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Muscle twitches/body spasms

Anyone else with DMD experiencing whole body muscle twitching/spasms that are uncontrollable?  Our son has had them and very scary because…

Started by Theresa Blake

0 Jul 20, 2021

Deflazacort versus Prednisone

Hi, my 5 year old son was recently diagnosed with Duchenne. We are due to start him on Deflazacort next week. We also have the option of gi…

Started by Tania

0 May 10, 2021

3yr old looking for suggestions

My son is 3 we live in an area with little to no services, he seems sore sometimes and his doctor thought maybe you guys would have ideas?

Started by Jennifer

1 Jan 20, 2021
Reply by Nicole Herring

Success Stories for exon 52 drug

Has there been any studies on how the exon 52 approved drug is doing? I believe it has been on the market for 3 years .

Started by william flannery

0 Mar 12, 2020

Latest Webinar on Gene therapy

Is this webinar available for review

Started by william flannery

2 Mar 12, 2020
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Manifesting carriers

My son and I have deletion of 10-16. I am symptomatic. Not sure what to do. I have always been very active. After my son was born I started…

Started by Lori

1 Jan 29, 2020
Reply by Karen Gabel

entering the toilet

greetings my son now suffers when he wants to go to the toilet when he is in school. is there any ideas about facilitating this issue for h…

Started by ahmed Sayed Abdel Gawad

1 Feb 13, 2019
Reply by Melissa Chamness

Exon 44 n 45 deletion

Started by Shelly

0 Nov 20, 2018


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