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National Superhero Week Media

Muscular Dystrophy Australia’s National Superhero Week 2016 has generated significant media interest and coverage across Australia from newspapers in Townsville, to TV News in Tasmania and every state and territory in between. This page will be updated with media articles as National Superhero Week continues. Superhero Cupcakes available from MDA sponsor, Ferguson Plarre [...]

Federal Budget ED MDA Comment

What does the new budget mean for the Muscular Dystrophy Community? As the nation waited to hear what the 2016 Federal Budget would bring, the team at MDA were waiting for any changes directly affecting the Muscular Dystrophy Community, particularly in relation to the NDIS. See MDA’s consensus below on what the new budget means [...]

Research update from Dr. Jason White

Research Update Research update from Dr. Jason White, lead researcher at the National Muscular Dystrophy Research Centre at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute To be perfectly frank, it has been a difficult time recently with what seems to be a stream of sobering news around multiple FDA decisions on drugs targeted at Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy [...]