Before COVID-19, I used to travel a lot and participate in several in-person meetings and conferences related to Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
Unfortunately, having three sons with DMD is somewhat rare, so I was sometimes shy to share this fact when introducing myself. When I did, the room would often go quiet, and everyone would then comment about how difficult it must be for me.
People always asked how my family managed to cope. But the truth is that having three sons with Duchenne is all I’ve ever known as a parent. I don’t know what it would be like in any other scenario.
Read more at: https://musculardystrophynews.com/2022/01/14/3-reasons-love-having-3-sons-duchenne-muscular-dystrophy/