Last month we celebrated the many amazing caregivers in our community as part of National Family Caregivers Month.
It's been a very impactful year for myotonic dystrophy and MDF, and we're excited about what's ahead in the search for treatments and a cure for DM.
At the 2013 MDF conference, Dr. Tom Cooper of Baylor College of Medicine presented a summary of the ninth meeting of the International Myotonic Dystrophy Consortium (IDMC).
It's a wrap! MDF held its fifth annual conference on November 8-10 in Houston, Texas to a sold-out crowd of 300 community members, caregivers, academic researchers and their program and lab partners, and pharmaceutical company representatives.
Disclosing and Talking About Your Disorder
In late September, Barry Cohen–-a licensed consulting psychologist and experienced caregiver for his now deceased wife and adult son with DM1–-facilitated our webinar title “Disclosing and Talking about Your Disorder.”