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Potential Therapy May Help Muscular Dystrophy Patients Restore Breathing Capacity

Potential Therapy May Help Muscular Dystrophy Patients Restore Breathing Capacity

Those with Duchenne muscular dystrophy know all too well the breathing issues that can come with it. These issues can lead to serious lung complications if not properly addressed. Those who have an individual under their care with Duchenne muscular dystrophy are aware of the issues that come from this disease, especially for those in later stages and with other health issues. Among all of the already known issues by many of those with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and some caretakers are the respiratory issues that can come with it. Around age ten, the respiratory system can become a problem. Understanding how this can impact an individual and their quality of life can be more beneficial than ever, especially with the most recent research out there.