Most Myositis patients are at risk of falling. They cannot get up from the floor, may have trouble getting out of any chair; have difficulty with even a few steps; have very weak shoulders and grip; have swallowing or serious lung issues, and will not tolerate normal repetitive exercise.
PDF Fact Sheets available for download below: Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Polymyositis (PM) Dermatomyositis (DM) Overlap Myositis (OM) Antisynthetase Syndrome Immune-Mediated Necrotizing Myositis (IMNM) Necrotizing Myositis/Fasciitis (NM) Juvenile Myositis (JM) Orbital Myositis Write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have other Fact Sheets to share.
This is to be a list of websites which you, our members have found useful such as: Myositis information available on the website of Australian or overseas organisations, drug research, disability services and equipment. Write to us at email@example.com if you have sites to share. www.daru.org.au/resources/dsp-help-an-online-resource = Useful program to help applicants obtain a Centrelink Disability Support Pension www.myagedcare.gov.au=…