The 2013 Muscular Dystrophy Association Muscle Walk season is in high gear. More than 50,000 people have committed to support the nationwide walks.
Schools in Kentucky are using the iPad to help children with communication disabilities speak.
Vitamin D, that little nutrient found in milk and developed by exposure to the sun, might be key to preventing mobility impairments, according to new research from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Scientists at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center have uncovered a gene mutation responsible for spinal muscular atrophy with lower extremity predominance (SMA-LED).
The 2012 SMA Annual Conference kicks off June 21 in Bloomington, Minn.
How a Good Seating and Positioning System Is Key to Independence and Quality of Life
The Mobility Project asked Susan Cwiertnia, PT, MS, clinical specialist at Varilite, to discuss the importance of proper seating and positioning.
- By Elisha Bury
- May 01, 2012
The Mobility Project recently had the opportunity to discuss spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) with Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (FSMA) President Kenneth Hobby.
Nearly 80 parents, grandparents and relatives of boys with the most common form of muscular dystrophy attended the Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy 13th annual Advocacy Conference in Washington, D.C. in late February.
Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (FSMA) has released “The Breathing Basics Respiratory Care for Children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy” booklet in a Spanish version.
Faces of Spina Bifida, an online magazine, seeks to celebrate the diversity among people with spina bifida.
Story of Ralph W. Braun is a compelling story of facing life's challenges.
- By Elisha Bury
- Mar 01, 2012
Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD)will survey and interview the Duchenne muscular dystrophy community regarding the clinical trial experience.