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Did you know? Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) is a motor neuron disease, affecting the voluntary muscles? Check out this infographic for more SMA facts!

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Boy Meets Girl | This is our story, and it could be yours too | A spinal muscular atrophy

Boy Meets Girl | This is our story, and it could be yours too | A spinal muscular atrophy

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from SMA News Today

Regular Exercise Seen to Protect Motor Neurons in Spinal Muscular Atrophy Animal Study

Read more about the benefits of long-term exercise seen in mice models of spinal muscular atrophy, especially in protecting motor neurons.

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August is Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Awareness month. SMA is a group of genetic disorders that are characterized by a loss of certain protein that is necessary for the survival of some motor neurons in the spinal cord. The loss of these neurons leads to progressive muscle weakness and muscle atrophy, starting starting with the... Read more »

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Support Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness with custom items - $9.98. Jewelry with custom loved ones and initials, and reading glasses with custom strength // 30% of the net profits from these items is donated to an SMA charity!!! Love it

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