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DM as a Genetic Legacy - A Family's Perspective

An MDF community member describes the MDF Annual Conference and how it has helped her and her family manage this disease and find community.

The DM Check Up - Best Practices

Dr. Jacinda Sampson describes strategies for ensuring a successful visit to your medical professional.

Congenital DM - The Medical Team

An MDF community member and mother describes the medical team she has assembled for her daughter, Kate.

2015 MDF Annual Conference Community-Led Track: Strategies for Motivating your Juvenile-Onset Adults

Community members discuss daily living strategies for motivating their adult children living with juvenile-onset DM1.

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2015 MDF Annual Conference Community Led Track: Planning Your Child's IEP

Community members Penni Warford, Sarah Clarke and Ann Spaulding discuss best practices for planning and implementing your child's Individualized Education Plan.

2015 MDF Annual Conference: Focus on Congenital DM - What to Expect and Tips for Managing

Dr. Craig Campbell, MD, of Western University in Ontario, Canada, has a discussion with audience members about congenital DM.

2014 MDF Annual Conference Community-Led Track: Food Prep for Dysphagia

Community-led session presented by Regina Thompson and Jessica Nussbaum. Two caregivers discuss different ways of preparing food for those with dysphagia.

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2014 MDF Annual Conference Community-Led Track: Working with Hippotherapy

Community-led session led by Sarah Berman, Erica Kelly, and Catherine Wycoff, DPT, GCFP, ABMCP. Parents of children living with DM and a hippotherapy specialist discuss the benefit that this type of therapy can often have.

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2014 MDF Annual Conference Community-Led Track: Challenges for Juvenile-Onset Adults - Parent Focus

Community-led session presented by Diane Bade, Chuck Hunt, and Larry Lord. Parents of adults living with juvenile-onset DM discuss the challenges specific to this group.

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2014 MDF Annual Conference Community-Led Track: Traveling with DM

Community-led session led by Elizabeth Florence and Loraine Dressler. This presentation discusses best practices for traveling with those living with DM.

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