Occupational Therapy from Cure Duchenne

CureDuchenne offers a high level program of educational opportunities and resources for occupational therapists and allied healthcare professionals who treat those with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Physical Therapy (for Physical Therapists)

CureDuchenne offers a high level program of educational opportunities and resources for physical therapists and allied healthcare professionals who treat those with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Diagnosis and Care

PediaLink provides a course highlighting the specialty care and emerging therapies related to the care and management of DMD as well as the common issues affecting children with DMD and the significant role that pediatricians, other physicians, and non-physician clinicians have in caring for patients with DMD.

Overjoyed About Accessibility

Overjoyed is a new way to create and play digitally turning small mouse movements into key presses and other actions, allowing even people with low to no dexterity or movement to control their computer.

ASGCT Gene Therapy 101

This Gene Therapy Basics webpage from the American Society of Gene + Cell Therapy helps with understanding genes through descriptions, visuals, and videos.

PPMD: Duchenne 101

An overview of Duchenne, its genetic causes, progression, types of mutations, and more.

MDA Care Center Network

Click to visit a list of Muscular Dystrophy Association’s care center locations in the United States. The MDA Care Center Network offers tens of thousands of appointments each year for individuals living with muscular dystrophy, ALS, and other neuromuscular diseases to access expert multidisciplinary care, clinical trials, and to connect with MDA and the neuromuscular community.

DMD & the Heart

The heart is a muscle, too! This article, written by Dr. Chet Villa–a pediatric cardiologist at Cincinnati Children’s–discusses cardiac issues and care in Duchenne.

Health Insurance Flight Plan

A guide to navigating the insurance process in Duchenne. This booklet will teach you the basics about insurance, including claims and denials.