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Muscular Dystrophy Types

NBCOT! Muscle groups affected by different types of muscular dystrophy. Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources. Follow all our boards at for therapy resources.

Muscular Dystrophy Guide for care homes and nursing homes directory for Muscular Dystrophy in UK

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Disabled women speak honestly about their sex lives for new campaign

Kelly Perks-Bevington, 26, has genetic disorder spinal muscular dystrophy type three and has been in an electric wheelchair since the age of 11

September is Muscular Dystrophy Awareness month. Muscular dystrophy is a rare muscle wasting disease. The genes which keep the muscles healthy are affected. Some of the types impacts more males than females. Here are some of the facts and symptoms of #MuscularDystrophy Awareness. #MDA

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Meet the wheelchair-bound star of Diesel's new campaign

Diesel has featured Jillian Mercado, who is affected by Muscular Dystrophy, in its new campaign. Read about her selection to participate in the campaign and her words to others with disabilities. Inclusion in advertising has taken some big strides!


Roche, along with partners PTC Therapeutics and the SMA Foundation in the US, recently provided an update on the development of RG7800 and announced a new clinical trial planned for RG7916. The study will take place in The Netherlands. RG7916 is another SMN2 splicing modifier. Please click here for more information on the mechanism of action. This...