First of all, it matters what type of MD you have, but generally since the disease weakens your muscles to the diaphragm, intercostal muscles and other muscles involved in breathing begin to die, and make breathing harder and harder.
the answer is anyone can get musclar dsytrophy
The body systems that are affected by muscular dystrophy include the nervous system and the musculoskeletal system. Many organs are also affected by this genetic disorder.
1 in 3500 males
Muscular dytrophy is not spread it is heriditary.
The muscular Dystrophy do not maintain homeostasis.
Muscular Dystrophy Association was created in 1950.
Muscular dystrophy can appear in infancy up to middle age or later, and its form and severity are determined in part by the age at which it occurs. Some types of muscular dystrophy affect only males; some people with MD enjoy a normal life span with mild symptoms that progress very slowly; others experience swift and severe muscle weakness and wasting, dying in their late teens to early 20s.
Muscular Dystrophy Campaign Trailblazers was created in 2008.
Muscular Dystrophy Family Foundation was created in 1958.
what are the goals fo rehabilitation for someone with muscular dystrophy
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy