Exercise and LGMD2B/Miyoshi myopathy

The effects of exercise on LGMD2B/Miyoshi myopathy have not yet been studied in detail, so there is no consensus on whether exercise will help or hurt patients with the disease.

 

Although there are no official recommendations, a number of patients have shared their stories with us to let us know how physical therapy has affected them. During the Jain Foundation conference in 2013, Bliss Welch talked about her experiences with physical therapy. Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFUZKumuGOw