I shall be running this weekend for MDUK . 5K Sunday and Half Marathon Monday. Why? Because 2 of my brothers have Limb Gurdle Muscular Dystrophy. My brother Martin Hywood raises great awareness with his #Moveamileformuscles challenges. This weekend is my challenge. Wish me luck! Thanks x ... See MoreSee Less
Want to find out more on exon-skipping? Then join our online Q&A with Professor Francesco Muntoni on 10th May, which we’re running as part of our new Duchenne Dialogue series. We’ll also be giving you the chance to quiz other leading scientists, including Professor Dame Kay Davies and Professor George Dickson. Don’t miss it! ... See MoreSee Less
On 15 April, families learned the brilliant news that the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is recommending Duchenne muscular dystrophy treatment, Translarna, for NHS England fu...
On 4 September 2016, history is being made and you can be a part of it!
The Olympic Park, London, is hosting the world’s first ever fully accessible and all-inclusive mass participation event – Parallel London. Taking place in the iconic Olympic Park, there is a choice of distances that can be covered by foot or wheels, running or wheeling.
The ballot for Parallel London is now closed, but you can still take part in this momentous event by joining #TeamOrange and raising money for Muscular Dystrophy UK – be quick, there are limited amount of spaces! Sign up here >> qoo.ly/8usr9. ... See MoreSee Less