Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) maintains this website and is committed to protecting your privacy. This policy describes the ways that non-personally identifiable (anonymous) information about our online users is gathered and used to improve the website. PPMD may change this policy from time to time and will update this page accordingly.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Child Muscle Weakness (CMW) collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. CMW’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how CMW visitors use its website. From time to time, CMW may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Aggregated Statistics

CMW may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. For instance, CMW may monitor the most popular pages utilized on and may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, CMW does not disclose personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. CMW uses cookies to help CMW identify and track visitors, their usage of CMW website, and their website access preferences. CMW visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using CMW’s website, with the drawback that certain features of CMW’s website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.