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Treyson Walker holds up his cake, "Wishes do come true" on Aug. 10 in Rocky Butte Park, surrounded by his parents, Brad and Amanda, his brother, Cameron, and sister, Karinna.

What is Becker's muscular dystrophy?

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The first clue of an impending illness was when Treyson Walker had leg spasms on a bouncy castle last summer.

His parents, Brad and Amanda Walker, thought it was a pinched nerve, but it happened again when they were shopping for groceries.

Treyson was taken to the pediatrician who ordered tests for elevated creatine kinase levels (CPK), a marker for the Becker's muscular dystrophy.

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