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11/15/2013 - 8:38am

It's a wrap! MDF held its fifth annual conference on November 8-10 in Houston, Texas to a sold-out crowd of 300 community members, caregivers, academic researchers and their program and lab partners, and pharmaceutical company representatives.

10/24/2013 - 5:08pm

Disclosing and Talking About Your Disorder

In late September, Barry Cohen–-a licensed consulting psychologist and experienced caregiver for his now deceased wife and adult son with DM1–-facilitated our webinar title “Disclosing and Talking about Your Disorder.”

10/03/2013 - 5:48pm

Dr. Peter Harper wrote what many people living with DM believe is the best lay overview of myotonic dystrophy in existence in a book entitled "The Facts: Myotonic Dystrophy."

09/19/2013 - 4:47pm

Researchers have published several recent studies on advances in DM research.

09/09/2013 - 3:07pm

Ionis Pharmaceuticals (formerly Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.) announced the identification of a drug development candidate, IONIS-DMPKRx, designed to treat Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1 (DM1), which they plan to advance into human clinical trials next year.


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