People of different ages and different muscle disease symptoms describe their exercise routines
In September 2008, Mary Gallo, 38, learned about a local pulmonary rehabilitation gym called Oxygym. She contacted her pulmonologist, who wrote a prescription for Oxygym’s restrictive lung program.
Kristin Duquette of East Hartford, Conn., who has facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD), is determined to swim in the 2012 Paralympics in London.
Cyclist defies exercise odds, challenges paralympics
Active and athletic since childhood, Ryan Levinson of San Diego has devoted his life to a variety of sports, including sailing, SCUBA diving, surfing, windsurfing, kayaking and kiteboarding (a cross between windsurfing and paragliding).