Ryan, a happy and fun 10-year-old, was diagnosed with Muscular Dystrophy at the age of 4. He has a progressive form of the illness and relies on a wheelchair for long distances. Ryan also has a hereditary type of endocrine cancer that can spread to his liver. He had surgery done to remove his thyroid and he has blood work done every six months.
Ryan loves his new Playstation 3 which plays both Playstation 2 and Playstation 3 games! His dad said that he is a “happy camper.” Along with the new game system, he also received a huge box filled with games, toys and puzzles – a favorite pastime for Ryan. A new table in being built by Ryan’s dad so he can do all of his new puzzles at his own special spot!