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Strong supporter of brother, Wil


Growing up, other kids could outrun, outjump and outperform Wil, but his sister, Emily, noticed that he, over everyone else always had the strongest spirit. After being diagnosed with Duchenne, Wil’s positive outlook and thirst for life continued to inspire his sister. Read in her own words about the lessons Emily has learned from Wil, and how boys and men with Duchenne CAN be role models for their siblings.

Portrait photo of Emily and Wil.