I. Introduction of the disease
A. Muscular dystrophy
B. Muscular dystrophy-is a group of muscle diseases that weaken the musculoskeletal and hamper
C. I pick this disease because it sounded interesting
A. How can a human being contract (get) this disease?
1. the most common form of muscular dystrophy in children is Duchene muscular dystrophy (DMD). Becker muscular ...view middle of the document...
2. You can be born with this disorder
3. And it’s a genetic disorder
B. Is this disease contagious?
A. Poor balancing
B. Frequent falls
C. Limited range movements
D. Inability to walk
A. Corticosteroids, such as prednisone, may help improve muscle strength and delay the progression of certain types of muscular dystrophy. But prolonged use of these types of drugs can weaken bones and increase fracture risk.
B. Several different types of therapy and assistive devices can improve quality and sometimes length of life in people who have muscular dystrophy.
C. Surgical remedies are an option for several of the problems common to muscular dystrophy, such as:
Contractures. Tendon surgery can loosen joints drawn inward by contractures.
Scoliosis. Surgery may also be needed to correct a sideways curvature of the spine that can make breathing more difficult.
V. Cures-doesn’t have any cures-doesn’t have any cures
VI. Data- couldn’t find
VII. Google, kids health, bing, human illness,mda.org