Could it be Duchenne muscular dystrophy?

Some of the common signs of Duchenne muscular dystrophy – such as developmental delay, walking with an unusual gait and being unable to keep up physically with children of a similar age – are not always easy to identify.

This animated video explains what these symptoms may look like in day-to-day life, and why recognising them as early as possible is so important.

If you spot any developmental red flags, make an appointment to see your child’s doctor as soon as possible. Download the Doctor’s appointment discussion guide to prepare for the visit

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