What can you tell me about duchenne muscular dystrophy?

Bad disease. This is a group of muscle diseases that all show progressive muscle decline over time. There are a variety of forms, varying from mild to severe. With progressive treatments and care, there are men surviving into their 30's forties and even 50's now.

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Can somebody tell me how can duchenne muscular dystrophy start?

See NIH website. The national institutes of health (nih) website has excellent information about dmd. http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/md/md.htm. Read more...

Please tell me can glyconutrients reverse duchenne muscular dystrophy?

No,unfortunately not. Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a specific genetic disease that causes muscle degeneration over time. Although research is making progress understanding this disease, we don't yet have truly curative treatments. Don't give your child any supplements, herbs, or homeopathic treatments without first discussing with his/her doctor--they won't work for muscular dystrophy and are potentially harmful. Read more...