The following Conditions are related to Loss of muscle strength

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  • Degenerative disc disease and sciatica

    Degenerative disc disease is a condition caused by the wearing down of the discs in your spine. The discs are cushions between each vertebrae that help absorb shock and keep bones separated, but as they get older, they become less effective at doing this.Sciatica is a painful condition caused by compression of the nerve root at the lower end of your spine. This can cause pain or tingling in one or both legs, which is often worse wh  Read More

  • Kenny disease

    Affected individuals begin to develop neurological symptoms between 20 to 50 years of age. These early symptoms include: · Weakness/cramps in arm and leg muscles (proximal > distal) · Face, mouth, and tongue muscle weakness · Difficulty with speaking and swallowing (dysphagia) · Twitching (Fasciculations) · Tremors and trembling in certain positions · Enlarged breasts (gynecomastia) ·  Read More