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(Age 5)


Deccan Gill was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy when he was three years old. To look at him today, you wouldn’t know it. Deccan’s dad, Manny, says that he’s always smiling and full of energy. He loves to play hockey, and he has a large following on his “superdeccan” Instagram account where Manny posts videos of Deccan’s hockey skills and trick shots.

Watch the video below to hear more of Deccan’s story.