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Sailormen Inc. Kicks Off Annual "Appetite for a Cure" Campaign to Help MDA Fuel the Fight for Muscle Health

MDA Names Kristin Stephenson to VP of Policy and Advocacy to Build on Recent Landmark Victories

Wisconsin Girl Returns as MDA National Goodwill Ambassador in 2015

Stanford Biobank Seeks Tissue Samples

Ever wondered how someone with a neuromuscular disorder in his or her family might contribute to research efforts in this field?

MDA-Endorsed ABLE Act Passes

UPDATE: PRESIDENT SIGNS ACHIEVING A BETTER LIFE EXPERIENCE (ABLE) ACT INTO LAW, DECEMBER, 19, 2014

Bill Secures Tax-Deferred Savings Accounts For Those With Disabilities

MDA Community Helps Pass Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act

UPDATE: PRESIDENT SIGNS NEWBORN SCREENING SAVES LIVES REAUTHORIZATION ACT INTO LAW, DECEMBER, 19, 2014

MDA says bill could lead to earlier diagnoses, better treatment outcomes for people fighting certain muscle diseases

Social Enterprise Business Sevenly Joins MDA in the Fight Against Muscle Disease

Weeklong Campaign to Sell Custom-Designed T-shirts
Inspired by the Strength of MDA Families and Supporters

CHICAGO, Nov. 24, 2014 — The Muscular Dystrophy Association  and Sevenly.org, known for its seven-day, limited edition charity T-shirt campaigns, announced today they will join forces in the fight against muscle disease with the sale of five custom-designed T-shirts to benefit individuals and families served by MDA.

MDA Names Dr. Grace Pavlath to Head Scientific Program as Research Department Intensifies Focus on Ushering Treatments Through Drug Pipeline

Muscular Dystrophy Community, MDA Help MD-CARE Act Pass Senate, Bill Awaits President’s Signature

UPDATE: PRESIDENT SIGNS MD-CARE ACT INTO LAW, FRIDAY, SEPT. 26, 2014. 

MDA Offers Flu Shots to Those Affected by Muscle Disease

MDA’s online Flu Season Resource Center helps families prepare

CHICAGO, Sept. 16, 2014 — The Muscular Dystrophy Association is offering assistance with the cost of flu vaccines for individuals affected by muscle disease, including muscular dystrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other neuromuscular diseases. 

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