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Muscular Dystrophy site by Rudy S. Patient Expert This is a great blog all about muscular dystrophy Link: Muscular Dystrophy. http://mdystrophy.wordpress.com/
Josh Winheld on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy by David Patient Expert Josh Winheld has been sharing his thoughts about living with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy... memoir, Worth the Ride: My Journey with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
The Early Diagnosis of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy by Dr. Charlotte Thompson Medical Doctor to be made when a boy has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. This was highlighted in  a recent Journal of Pediatrics article. Having cared for boys with Duchenne dystrophy in six neuromuscular programs since 1957 when I directed...
Can Viagra Really Protect Hearts of People with Muscular Dystrophy? by Ng Peng Hock Patient Expert Duchenne muscular dystrophy is an inherited wasting disease characterized by weakness... is responsible for the death among patients with muscular dystrophy. Conducted by Canadian researchers...
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Heart Disease by Dr. Charlotte Thompson Medical Doctor "Redefining Disease, Genes and All." The article begins by stating that "Duchenne muscular dystrophy may not... involved in both conditions. Having cared for many, many patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy...
Common Drug Reverses Common Effect Of Becker Muscular Dystrophy by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy -starved muscles in patients with a type of muscular dystrophy that affects males, typically starting... the effects of a biochemical chain of events that in Becker muscular dystrophy deprives muscles...
Scientists Find Drug That May Help In Fight Against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy Drugs that are currently being tested show promise for treating patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, an inherited disease that affects about one in 3,600 boys and results in muscle degeneration...
Genetics Home Reference: LAMA2-related muscular dystrophy by nih.gov . It is considered part of a class of muscle disorders called congenital muscular dystrophies and is sometimes called congenital muscular dystrophy type 1A. Affected infants have severe muscle weakness, lack of muscle tone...
Good and Bad Medical Care for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy by Dr. Charlotte Thompson Medical Doctor It always hurts me to have a parent tell me that a son with Duchenne muscular dystrophy needed a wheelchair as early as nine or ten years of age. There is absolutely no excuse for this if a boy...
2007 DFW Muscular Dystrophy Telethon by Marci Patient Expert ! Now after volunteering at the DFW Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Association Telethon at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie... if it wasn't for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, who in turn provides so many services to these people...

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