Connor's story - a Genetic Disorder

Connor's story - a Genetic Disorder

When Connor was younger he used to be able to walk. In this film made by Genetic Disorders UK, the charity behind Jeans for Genes Day, we find out how he and his brother Luke inherited Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a progressive muscle wasting condition, and what its like when people see your wheelchair before they see you.

 

By: JeansforGenesUK

 

Not Every Disability Is Visible; I Have To 'Come Out' About Mine Daily

Not Every Disability Is Visible; I Have To 'Come Out' About Mine Daily

An ‘old’ young woman with Cerebral Palsy

An ‘old’ young woman with Cerebral Palsy