Independent living can be achievable for many adults with muscular dystrophy (MD), but there are various factors to consider to ensure you get the support you need. Often the greatest challenge is finding a good personal care assistant (PCA), but fortunately there are resources available to help with this task. Click here to learn more about how to find a PCA to help you live on your own.
Do you live on your own? What tips do you have for others with MD who want to do the same?
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