By David Mittleman

Erectile Dysfunction Drugs Could Help Boys With Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular Dystrophy is a group of genetic diseases that make the muscular tissues unusually susceptible to damage. Most people who have Muscular Dystrophy require a wheelchair and other side effects may include difficulty breathing or swallowing. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, named after its discoverer, French neurologist Guillaume Benjamin Amand Duchenne, is one of the most aggressive forms primarily affecting boys. It is passed from the mother to their child, and until recently, affected boys likely did not live past their teenage years. However, a new therapy is …read more