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Leuodystrophy Awareness Month
August 1 – August 31
September is Leukodystrophy Awareness Month. A leukodystrophy is condition that causes degeneration of the myelin, or “white matter” of the brain. All people need healthy myelin for speed and accuracy of nerve impulses.
You can learn more about the many types of leukodystrophies at Alex TLC Support at https://www.alextlc.org/.