At SpinalMuscularAtrophy.net we empower patients and caregivers to take control of spinal muscular atrophy by providing a platform to learn, educate, and connect with peers and healthcare professionals.
Spinal muscular atrophy can have an enormous impact on the lives of patients and their loved ones. Whether you have just started experiencing the early signs and symptoms of spinal muscular atrophy or have been living with spinal muscular atrophy for years, SpinalMuscularAtrophy.net strives to provide you with tools and resources to help manage your disease. Although there is no cure for spinal muscular atrophy, we hope the information provided by patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals at SpinalMuscularAtrophy.net will help improve your quality of life.
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