“We were very impressed with CureDuchenne’s portfolio and how their funding is put towards research. We wanted the money we raise to go 100% towards research in clinical trials. We want to do everything we can to find a CURE for Duchenne…”

Braedan’s Bridge began the journey in 2011 shortly after our own son, Braedan was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. As most parents, our story is very similar. One day you have an average seeming boy that there could be nothing wrong with and then it hits you like a rock to your stomach. Gut check, […]

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“We didn’t know anything about Duchenne and felt isolated that there was no one we could turn to, other than the doctors or the internet for advice, inspiration, or HOPE. CureDuchenne has hosted several workshops that have been invaluable in providing knowledge on the care, treatment and future of our son…”

August 8, 2011 was the day we first heard the word Duchenne. Every moment of that day is etched in my memory. We were hit out of the blue with the news -with no idea that our perfect little boy had a storm brewing inside of him.  We were told there was no hope and […]

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“We joined CureDuchenne more than a decade ago in their mission to find a cure for Duchenne. We partnered with CureDuchenne because they are steadfast in identifying and funding promising research. They are focused on finding a cure and providing resources and the best standard of care for children with Duchenne…”

When our two sons Timothy, 13, and Andrew, 10, were diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy there was little hope. We were told there was no cure or treatment and that a miracle was needed. The diagnosis of Duchenne was explained to us with total devastation and overwhelming darkness. We made a choice to fight from […]

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“My son Aiden was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy on June 2, 2015. He was 3 at the time. That date will forever be etched in my mind. It was then that every hope and dream for my son’s future was shattered. When the doctor walked into the exam room that day, my intuition told me this wasn’t going to be good news…”

My heart was beating so fast, anxiety creeping into my body. It felt like everything stopped. I can’t remember her exact words, but I distinctly remember the fear that took over me and the tears spilling down my face. Was this reality? My beautiful, loving, smart, and otherwise healthy son was suffering from a fatal […]

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“As part of our journey, our family has partnered with CureDuchenne, a national non-profit that is leading the effort to accelerate the drug approval process on potential life-saving therapies. The organization funds research projects that help in creating potential therapies for Joshua and all boys with Duchenne.”

Our Journey Deaing with Duchenne Our son Joshua was born in 2007. Joshua, our oldest son, is an amazing and fun-loving boy. He was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in 2013. Duchenne is a progressive muscle degenerative disease that impacts 1 in every 3,500 boys. It starts by limiting their ability to play and run in the early stages, […]

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