Via Ranae Beeker, RN, here’s a clear and concise guide to recommended vaccines for the fall of 2023. For people with neuromuscular conditions, this is especially important because:
- Falling severely ill and being bedridden for a time can result in loss of muscle. With FSHD, it is that much more difficult to recover muscle volume and strength.
- Respiratory illness is more dangerous for people with weakened lung function. DO use a cough assist regularly as a measure to prevent pneumonia.