Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) is a term for a number of genetic conditions that cause muscle atrophy, weakness, and reduction in both children and adults. There are multiple types of of Spinal Muscular Atrophy and each type comes with its own symptoms complications. Griswold Home Care is here to offer some insight into this condition, as well as shed light on the symptoms, treatment, and resources available to individuals suffering from SMA.
Below you will find a list of Griswold Home Care’s resources on the subject of spinal muscular atrophy. If you or a loved one are affected by this disorder, please bookmark this page for future reading as we plan to add even more information on this topic in the future.
This article offers a brief, yet comprehensive overview of spinal muscular atrophy symptoms in adults, as well as a course of action for those with the disorder to remain independent and enjoy life to the fullest. Also included is a toolkit and list of resources and organizations dedicated to those with SMA.