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8 Ways to Optimize Immune Health Naturally

By Julie Rowin, MD Dr. Rowin is board certified in Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine and Integrative Medicine.  She is a member of Conquer MG’s Medical Advisory Board. This article is reprinted with her permission from her website. Click here to see other self-care blog posts.     When my patients ask me what they can do to… Read more »

Update – Myasthenia Gravis and Coronavirus

APRIL 2, 2020.  Click to read Guidelines for Management of Myasthenia Gravis and Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome during COVID-19 Pandemic, written by the International MG/COVID Working Group. This article was published online March 24, 2020 in  the J Neurol Sci. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jns.2020.116803 You’ll find advice to share with your doctor about continuing your current therapies, whether to shift to… Read more »

Own Your Health Wellness Fair – Postponed

In consideration of the coronavirus situation, this event has been cancelled for April 5, 2020. It will be rescheduled for October 2020. Speakers * Vendors * Free Healthy Lunch * Raffle Prizes Explore steps you can take to improve your own health.   (Cancelled for April 5)   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm Elmhurst Memorial… Read more »

MG Clinical Trials: Your Questions Answered

On October 27, 2019, Conquer Myasthenia Gravis hosted its Fall Patient Seminar. Speakers:                 Click to see these videos from the seminar. And keep reading below for seminar highlights. Clinical Trials: What MG patients need to know – Rabia Malik, MD Clinical Trials Q&A: What Patient, Doctor &… Read more »

Looking for a Myasthenia Gravis Clinical Trial?

As of January 2020, a number of clinical drug trials are recruiting participants. Details about these studies can be found at www.clinicaltrials.gov. Biotech companies also may have a webpage dedicated to the therapy they are studying.   Sponsor: argenx BVBA. A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Phase 3 Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability… Read more »