DMD is an important aspect of one’s life, but it is far from being the only one. I think the best choice I made was not letting it define me.

Pedro is from Campo Grande, Brazil and is living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). He has many passions and interests that keep him energetic and happy. His love of writing has led him to a career in journalism, and he has even published two poetry books.

Singing and composing are core passions and he has always used them as ways to express himself. His dynamic personality and desire to experience new things inspires his family and friends every day.

Watch his video to learn more about Pedro’s way of life.

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In Campo Grande, Brazil, Pedro is living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. But that doesn’t stop him from being passionate about writing poety and music. He also sings with his whole heart! Watch his story.