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Viking Challenge for MG – 2022

In-Person Walk – Sunday, June 19 Virtual Challenge – June 4 to June 18 LET’S CONQUER MYASTHENIA GRAVIS There’s a way for everyone to be included in this year’s Viking Challenge. Join us for the in-person Walk on Sunday, June 19 (Happy Father’s Day!). Or take the Virtual Challenge and do as many miles as… Read more »

In Memory of Tracy Shackelford, MG Advocate

  By Mike Shackelford Tracy Shackelford, my wife, passed away in August 2021 after a long battle with myasthenia gravis.  She will be dearly missed by family and friends.  She and I had nearly 30 years together (26 married), and she was a very special person. Let me share a little bit with you. Tracy… Read more »

About Sarah Bolton

Interviewer for Conquer MG’s “Finding Strength One Day at at Time” Series Sarah Bolton is a resilience coach and rare disease advocate. Prior to becoming a coach, she worked as a cosmetologist and enjoyed helping people feel beautiful and confident in their own bodies. Several years ago during a blow drying class at the salon,… Read more »

An MG Wall of Hope

What does a world without myasthenia gravis look like to you? In June 2021, we asked the MG community, “What does a world without MG look like to you?” Your response was profoundly encouraging. We received over 120 “tiles” – of suns and flowers, strong smiles and wide open eyes, and so much more. Together,… Read more »