Healthy Living

12 Points to Better Understand Muscular Dystrophy

12 Points to Better Understand Muscular Dystrophy

Some genes are involved in making proteins that protect our muscles from damage. Muscular dystrophy (MD) occurs when one of these genes are defective which later prevents the body from producing a protein essential for building and repairing muscles. To help people understand more about this disease, here are 12 important things to help better understand MD.