September is Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) awareness month in the US. (In Europe CMT awareness month is in October)
Charcot (shahr-KOH)-Marie-Tooth disease is a group of inherited disorders that cause nerve damage. This damage is mostly in the arms and legs (peripheral nerves). Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is also called hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy.
Use the hashtag above to explore personal stories of people diagnosed with CMT including country music star Alan Jackson.