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Muscular dystrophy

PDNet FREE Training Module Level 1 for all Staff - first training module for staff working with PD

March 1st, 2018

All Schools have been sent details this week about two new free Resources from PD Net. -        PD Standards Self –Assessment tool -        PD Training Module Level 1 for all Staff -     …

First Baby is born to three parents

September 28th, 2016

Sept 2016 Dr Zhang has pioneered the scientific treatment to enable a baby to be born from three parents. The baby is now 6 months old. The treatment is called Spindle Nuclear Transfer. Zhang removed removed the nucleus from the Mother's eggs and inserted it into the donor's egg. This treatment brings …

New Medical needs guidance

June 28th, 2014

Parents of children with medical needs often have concerns over their children’s wellbeing at school although the majority of school leaders already have effective practices in place to support such pupils. The guidance document will provide a useful checklist for evaluating current practice. This will help reassure parents …

Use an electric wheelchair? Want to play football? How about Powerchair Football?

April 2nd, 2014

Many of ther students I support want to know if they can continue to play football if they use an Electric wheelchair. Here is a great summary about the gam, rules and how you can play http://www.muscular-dystrophy.org/about_muscular_dystrophy/yourstories/testimonials/7109_your_guide_to_powerchair_football …

Ronnie Groom

Redbridge Student Ronnie Groom is Mascot at England game !!!!

March 13th, 2014

Ronnie was lucky enough to be Mascot at the England game against Denmark.  Ronnie is a masive West Ham fan so I am sure he had an amazing time. Ronnie has Muscular Dystrophy and attends Cleveland Jr School.