Muscular Dystrophy Association

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Chicago United States
Founded:
1950

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) is an American organization which combats muscular dystrophy and diseases of the nervous system and muscular system in general by funding research, providing medical and community services, and educating health professionals and the general public. The organization was founded in 1950 by a group of concerned parents of children with muscular dystrophy. Wikipedia

Muscular Dystrophy Association
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Chicago United States
Founded:
1950

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) is an American organization which combats muscular dystrophy and diseases of the nervous system and muscular system in general by funding research, providing medical and community services, and educating health professionals and the general public. The organization was founded in 1950 by a group of concerned parents of children with muscular dystrophy. Wikipedia

Jun 28, 2:37 PM

Happy 17th birthday to former MDA National Ambassador Bryson Foster! We cannot thank Bryson enough for being such an incredible champion for MDA families. We hope you have a wonderful day Bryson! @brysonfoster259

Jun 27, 3:48 PM

""I never had to come out as a person with a disability,"" writes Hugo Trevino, who lives with SMA and uses a wheelchair. ""However, I did have to come out as a gay man with a disability."". @htrevin2 . . . Check out the link in our bio for more of Hugo''s insightful observations about the intersectionality of having a disability and accepting your sexual or gender identity and how having SMA helped Hugo come out and live proudly as a gay man. #musculardystrophyassociation #mda #sma #spinalmuscularatrophy #disabilityadvocate #comingout #sexualidentity #intersectionality #youngadult #youngadultresources

Jun 26, 3:25 PM

Another Monday means another new week of fun, laughter and living unlimited at #MDASummerCamp! How are you living unlimited this summer?

Jun 22, 0:34 PM

Congrats to all of the 2017 graduates within the MDA Community, including former MDA National Ambassador, Abbey Umali! . . . Abbey, who lives with CMT, will be attending @chapmanu this fall and plans to study psychology.

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