Muscular Dystrophy Community
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Muscular Dystrophy (MD) refers to a group of more than 30 inherited diseases that cause muscle weakness and muscle loss and eventually cause you to lose the ability to walk. Discuss topics including Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), other types of MD, symptoms and ways to improve quality of life.

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tschockBlankOct 09, 2013
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By amwebb Blank
My 73 year old grandmother has recently been diagnosed with MD. Hers is long story, but her health has been in declin...
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tschockBlankJul 19, 2013
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By Romsac Blank
My wrist and ankle seems very weak despite my gym workouts which focus on building the muscles around these areas. I ...
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tschockBlankJul 19, 2013
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By ACerulean Blank
I am eighteen years old and I am afraid I might have Becker's Muscular Dystrophy. I don't know for sure, but I have r...
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tschockBlankJul 19, 2013
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By Melas79 Blank
Hello My husband's father's brother died of muscular dystrophy at the age of 12. My husband nor his father have th...
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tschockBlankJul 19, 2013
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By hitu123123 Blank
My niece is 4and half years old. Recently she has been diagnosed with Muscular dystrophy. She cannot stand without ...
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tschockBlankJul 19, 2013
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By Kristalette Blank
Hi, I'm only 19 years old but I have noticed that I have shooting pains up and down my forearms as well as an inabili...
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tschockBlankDec 22, 2012
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By tqtraq Blank
For the past three to four years, I've been experiencing a number of problems with my muscles. I have been having p...
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Danik375Jun 01, 2013
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tschockBlankSep 17, 2012
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By Mary396 Blank
Hello, My sister-in-law found out after having 3 daughters that she - and 2 of her three sisters - and 2 of her 3 da...
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sommer_Apr 21, 2013
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tschockBlankSep 17, 2012
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By sunshine2012269 Blank
My husband and I are newly married. A few days ago, he was in another room with the door closed and I walked in on hi...
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tschockBlankFeb 23, 2013
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By FallenAsh Blank
Hello. 5 years ago I became very ill. I had a right atrial myxoma (tumor in my heart). I went to the RR and crash...
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tschockBlankJun 19, 2012
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By restorativepose Blank
History: I am a 37yo female being seen my a neurolgist to rule out myasthenia gravis and MS. Both of those have now ...
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tschockBlankDec 22, 2012
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By jasonshope Blank
Hey, I have a buddy that was diagnosed with Emery Dreifuss and I was really curious what I can do to be there for him?
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By Shahid4747 Blank
My three kids are suffering with some neuro muscular problem. Kindly help us for diagnosis, management plan and tre...
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By stressedoutmommy06 Blank
Will orapred cause a childs behavior to involve into bad behavior?My son is 6 yrs old and was diagnoised with ducha...
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tschockBlankMar 29, 2012
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By vanfan Blank
I have had some symptoms that sound similar to forms of muscular dystrophy however all the advice I have seen seems...
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tschockBlankJun 05, 2012
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By BlazeEagle Blank
I’m 32 with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. I also had a seizure about two years ago. For the last several hours, I...
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tschockBlankMay 10, 2012
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BfloydApr 18, 2012
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By Bfloyd Blank
Hi , Ive had chronic pain for years but some unusual symptoms started a few months ago. Some skin tingling , than mor...
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tschockBlankDec 07, 2011
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By Preefton Blank
Hi I'm forteen and I have major pain in the middle back of my thighs. I really don't know what it is I haven't seen a...
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By itsaddictn1970 Blank
41 yr. old woman for the past yr I have had symptoms starting with some falls and burning horrific pain in my R forea...
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