Write down your family history
Understanding your family’s history of muscle disease and other conditions can help your doctor reach a diagnosis.
Keep a journal of your child or young person’s symptoms
Write down any symptoms you have noticed. You may use the Doctor’s appointment discussion guide.
Take photos or video
Bring photos or videos to help your doctor gain a better understanding of the signs and symptoms you have observed.
If you have concerns about your child’s development, talk to your doctor as soon as possible
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