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Duchenne Foundation joins Save Our Sons

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Duchenne Foundation provides support to families living with Duchenne, raises community awareness and vital funds to support qua…

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Duchenne Foundation Australia TV Advertisement

A very powerful TV advertisement showcasing the reality of DMD, told from the perspective of 12-year-old Logan Bayley, who is afflicted with Duchenne.

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Essential Information

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

What is Duchenne?

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is the most common muscle disease of childhood. 1 in 3,500 newborn…

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Diagnosis

A physician will suspect DMD after a thorough physical examination. Specific tests are then necessar…

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Information for Carers

From home modifications to emotional support for DMD children and their family, we’ve put together s…

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