Even as an experienced health professional, you may find yourself working with someone with a muscle-wasting condition for the very first time.
There are many ways we can help:
- We have a wealth of information about individual conditions in our factsheet library
- We also have a specific section with factsheets on different aspects of treatment and care for health professionals
- We can also offer specific support and training to some health professionals.
As these conditions are relatively rare, many GPs, physiotherapists and other community health professionals have never come into contact with anybody with a muscle-wasting condition during their professional lives.
Watch our information video below on what best practice healthcare for people affected by muscle-wasting conditions should look like:
Find out more about grants available for your patients, such as for assistive technology, by watching this video.
Two big announcements on Changing Places Awareness Day
Muscular Dystrophy UK ‘Distance Aware’ badges
Collagen VI-related myopathies research findings
Join us for our Virtual Celebrity Sports Quiz