Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options
CDC Home

Free Materials

Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy: A Guide for Schools
A guide for teachers and other school personnel who work with students living with facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy.
Physical Therapy & FSHD
A guide to assist physical therapists and patients in developing an individualized plan of care for facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy.
 
Cerebral Palsy Fact Sheet ThumbnailDuchenne Muscular Dystrophy Fact Sheet
CDC’s one page fact sheet outlining the signs of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. In both English and Spanish.

The Diagnosis and Management of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy-A Guide for Families

The Diagnosis and Management of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy-A Guide for Families
Read the family-friendly clinical care guidelines for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Facts About Rare Muscular Dystrophies

Facts About Rare Muscular Dystrophies
Overview of congenital, distal, Emery-Dreifuss, and oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophies, as produced by the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Facts About Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy

Facts About Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy
Learn about myotonic muscular dystrophy, as produced by the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Facts About Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy

Facts About Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy
This fact sheet outlines FSH muscular dystrophy, as produced by the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Facts About Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophies

Facts About Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophies
Read about limb-girdle muscular dystrophies, as produced by the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Facts About Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophies

Facts About Duchenne and Becker Muscular Dystrophies
Read an overview of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy, as produced by the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

JAMA Patient Page on Muscular Dystrophy

JAMA Patient Page on Muscular Dystrophy
Read the Journal of the American Medical Association's Patient Page on muscular dystrophy.

 

Learn More about Health Insurance Market Place


Public Health Grand Rounds


Flu and disabilities button

Contact Us:
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

    Division of Human Development and Disability

    1600 Clifton Road
    MS E-88
    Atlanta, GA 30333
  • 800-CDC-INFO
    (800-232-4636)
    TTY: (888) 232-6348
  • Contact CDC-INFO
USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC-INFO