News Duchenne UK Community Webinar: Community Discussion: Lockdown and shielding 20th May 2020 This week, our webinar took the format of a community discussion about lockdown and shielding. We covered the following topics: Unplanned hospital admissions Telehealth Shielding & schooling Siblings Sharing positives! Our cofounders Alex Johnson & Emily Crossley were joined by Dr Chiara Marini-Bettolo (Consultant Neurologist, Newcastle University) and Panelists from the DMD community: Jo Eames, Nick Catlin, Phillippa Farrant, Lisa Kuhwald, Peter Duffy. Thank you all for your really useful input! Watch the recording below: Useful resources www.duchenneuk.org/virtual-health-appointments Emergency website duchenneemergency.co.uk Family guide https://bit.ly/dmdfamilyguide Government website www.gov.uk/coronavirus NHS website https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ My Cortisol App for advice on using your hydrocortisone pack WDO website https://www.worldduchenne.org/news/live-covid-19-coronavirus-and-duchenne-becker-muscular-dystrophy/ We will be hosting regular webinars, watch them all here. Please follow the Duchenne UK Facebook page, or check back here for more information.