Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Psychological Support

Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Psychological Support

Psychological support for patients and families is a critical but often neglected component of care in Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA).1 Families will have psychological support needs that differ depending on where they are in their respective healthcare odysseys, from...
Feeding, Swallowing, and GI Issues – Non-Sitters

Feeding, Swallowing, and GI Issues – Non-Sitters

Feeding and swallowing are among the chief concerns for families and healthcare providers on non-sitters with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).1 Bulbar muscle dysfunction affects the laryngeal and pharyngeal muscles, which can interfere with the ability to swallow and...