Alfie (England)

Name: Alfie Lund

Birth Date: January 5, 2008

Parents: Rachel and Mark

Siblings: Cameron

Other Affected Family Members: None Mother is the carrier.

Reside: Lancashire, England

Date Diagnosed: January 19, 2012

Milestones: Sat unassisted at 13 months old.  Bottom shuffled at 2 and a half years old.  He said dada and mumum at 9 months, but he has lost all speech until approximately 3 years old.  He now says mumum and dada, mamron (Cameron) regularly, occasionally says g'dad (grandad), iger (tiger), gargen (garden).  He can now also say finished and more with sign language.

*Held a cup and drank from it at 2 years and can feed himself finger food.

*Pulled himself up to standing at a table at 4 years.

Other Information: Alfie has had repeated chest infections and two serious episodes of pneumonia, although they have become much less frequent in the last 18 months.

*He is a very happy boy and very determined.

*He seems to know what he is supposed to do and tries so hard!

*He also has a lovely sense of humour and seems to understand when things are funny.

*He is a very special boy.