I was ten years old when I was finally diagnosed with CMT. It had been years of misdiagnosis that finally led my parents to an orthopedic surgeon who diagnosed me with this disorder. Read more


Foot abnormalities and difficulty walking are common problems for people with CMT. Having the right shoes can make a huge difference! Read more

Articles 1 Comments

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, defines foot drop as “the inability to raise the front part of the foot due to weakness or paralysis of the muscles that lift the foot.” Read more