muscular dystrophy

Firefighters fight for Dylan with fund

Before Dylan O’Connor reached his teens, he was diagnosed with the most common form of muscular dystrophy in children – Duchenne. Now at the age of 16, he is bound to a wheelch ...

Vittek family featured on Jerry Lewis telethon

Kayla Vittek of Rocklin is the face of myotonic muscular dystrophy, a genetic disease that affects muscles and organs in the body. And on Sept. 6, she let almost 40 million viewe ...