Spinal muscular atrophy is a motor neuron disease. SMA affects muscles throughout the body, but the shoulders, hips and back are often most severely affected.First Aid & Self-Care
MuscularDystrophyAustralia(MDA)Working towards a world without Muscular Dystrophy - but in the mean time, there's the MDA providing Support and Hope as an organisation respected by and a proponent of the MD Community.
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is a hereditary disorder marked by slowly progressive muscle weakness in the feet, lower legs, hands and forearms, and a mild loss of sensation in limbs, fingers, and toes.First Aid & Self-Care
Myotonic dystrophy is the most common adult form of muscular dystrophy. Myotonic dystrophy is caused by a defective gene.First Aid & Self-Care
Muscular dystrophies (MD) of latter onset include Limb-girdle MD, congenital MD, ophthalmoplegic MD and distal MD.Seniors' Health