Neuromuscular Diseases @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/NeuromuscularDiseases BellaOnline's neuromuscular disease site provides news of research, book reviews and other information relating to this class of disease. en-us Copyright 2015 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 23:54:02 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Neuromuscular Diseases @ BellaOnline http://NeuromuscularDiseases.bellaonline.com Letterbox Hiking http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art180541.asp Who doesn't love a treasure hunt? Letterboxing involves hiking and navigational skills, with the fun of finding a “treasure” at the end of the hike. Trails can be selected by level of difficulty and wheelchair accessibility, making this a great hobby for individuals with neuromuscular disease. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 14:30:00 EST Charcot Marie Tooth Disease (CMT) http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art30170.asp Charcot Marie Tooth – A funny name, but for the estimated 2.6 million people worldwide who have CMT, including myself, it’s no laughing matter. Charcot Marie Tooth actually refers a group of genetic diseases that affect the peripheral nervous system. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:10:00 EST Orthotic Management of CMT Resource Review http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301387.asp This special issue of Lower Extremity Review, Orthotic management of CMT: Dynamic solutions for active lifestyles, covers a variety of topics related to proper orthotics and bracing for individuals with Charcot Marie Tooth (CMT). Wed, 17 Jun 2015 12:25:01 EST