respiratory management

posted on December 31, 2009 - 1:20am
A comprehensive set of clinical care recommendations for the diagnosis and management of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is now available to medical professionals and families. The guidelines pull together recommendations previously released by other groups, such as the American Academy of Neurology, and clarify some areas in which consensus has been lacking.

The secret weapon for respiratory health

posted on May 1, 2005 - 9:40am
Did you know that singing or playing a musical instrument is good for your respiratory system? Don’t get me wrong: I’m not talking about the drums, piano or guitar. From the trumpet to your vocal cords, any instrument that takes lung power may help you maintain or improve breathing.