Personal Stories

Tesfa’s story

Tesfa is an impressive young Australian living with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). While DMD was first described more than 150 years ago, not many people are aware of its impact. In this video, Tesfa shares the unique obstacles he navigates – and his plans for a future in social work. Tesfa’s Mum Maggie also offers insightful advice about being the parent of a young man with DMD.