• ABOUT MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

    Not a disease but a genetic disorder that might occur even as a fresh mutation.

  • TYPES OF MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

    Only organization in India that cares for all types of muscular dystrophy patients

  • Clinical Trials

    Facilitating access to clinical trials and research updates

  • DIAGNOSIS

    Are you aware of the type of your muscular dystrophy? Do the genetic test.

  • PREVENTION

    Don’t pass muscular dystrophy on to generations. You can stop it!

Muscular Dystrophy Resource Centre (Rehabilitation & Training)

Supported by PTC Therapeutics under the PTC STRIVE Awards Program

Admission open for June 2017

Click to view the sample videos of a mother helping her son do exercises. She was trained at MDRC.    https://youtu.be/0Gy0Trvn1hg         https://youtu.be/kTcIbrPGczo

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We are proud to announce the launch of a Centre for comprehensive care & management of Duchene Muscular Dystrophy patients and specialist training to their parents/care givers.

Services to DMD children: Genetic diagnosis, physiotherapy, Meditation, Yoga, Art & Craft training, Counselling, morale building etc.

Services to Parents: Training on weight management, diet management, respiratory management, cardiac management, basic physical therapy, dos & don’ts, information support, guidance, referrals, research updates, psycho-social and genetic counselling. A parent will also have several opportunities to interact with other parents and learn from their best practices and mistakes.

Parents who underwent the training program at MDRC will be eligible to join the ‘Whatsapp’ group. This would help exchange of exercise videos, photos of their respective children and seek expert advice from MDFINDIA.

Highlights

  • Facts about DMD
  • Dos & Don’ts
  • Weight management
  • Dietary recommendations
  • Respiratory management
  • Cardiac management
  • Barefoot Physiotherapy training

This is a residential program. Food and accommodation are available at the centre.

Contact: mdrcmadurai@gmail.com

Mobile:099 94 34 01 21

MAKE USE OF IT!   Don’t miss it!

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Contact Us

Muscular Dystrophy Foundation India

Address : Thilagar Street, Thasildhar Nagar, Melamadai Road
Anna Nagar, Madurai-625 020

Land mark: Near Varasithi Vinayakar Temple
Bus stop: Suguna Store, Anna Nagar

Mobile:0999 43 40 121

Email : info@mdfindia.org