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More children now living with ‘life-limiting’ conditions

Paula Gould EurekAlert The number of children with conditions such as muscular dystrophy, neurodegenerative disorders or severe cerebral palsy who are surviving into adulthood has been underestimated, a new study shows. Research led from the University of Leeds, has shown … Continue reading

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Extraordinary People – The Boy Who Can Never Grow Old

Poignant documentary about Stuart Wickison, a 19-year-old boy suffering from a condition known as Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, which will invariably see Stuart lose control of his muscles as the tissue is continuously deteriorating. Although Stuart is faced with an early … Continue reading

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