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Register for 2021 MG Webinars

Register for these webinars in 2021 Third Thursdays of the month at 2:00 p.m. Central Time Feb 18 – Eating to combat prednisone weight gain – Register Now Mar 18 – MG: Navigating the Disability Benefits Maze – Register Now May 20 – Nutrition Topic #2 – Registration opens soon July 15 – MG Subtypes… Read more »

Update – Myasthenia Gravis and Coronavirus

Last reviewed January 28, 2021. This page offers valuable resources for myasthenia gravis patients with regard to COVID-19. CDC Offers Guidance on COVID-19 Vaccine 1/27/2021 Update The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has published the following information about COVID-19 vaccines. January 6, 2021: The CDC says “mRNA COVID-19 vaccines may be administered to persons with… Read more »

Most Popular: Exercise, Nutrition, MG Treatment, Vision

Check out these resources for often-asked-about MG topics. *Our favorites are noted with an asterisk. Exercise and MG *MG Wellness: Myasthenia Gravis and Exercise, June 2020. “If your MG has stabilized, exercise can be part of your recovery,” notes Julie Rowin, MD. She and Julie Hossack, certified fitness instructor, explain how to gradually resume exercise… Read more »

Virtual Viking Run/Walk for Myasthenia Gravis

  2020 Virtual Run/Walk Goes Virtual! June 14-30, 2020 The pandemic forced everyone to change plans. In March, just days after Conquer MG’s  Run/Walk Committee scouted a new location (trees, bathrooms, parking!), it became clear  that we couldn’t gather in person for the 8th Annual Viking Run/Walk. But… the Run/Walk is essential to the mission and… Read more »

Webinar: MyRealWorld MG Study – Nov 12

Learn about an innovative research study Webinar: Thursday, November 12 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Central Time Speakers Katherine Perez argenx Head, Global Patient Advocacy & Policy   Lisa Carfangnini Guererro MG Patient and Owner of Lake Street Bean, Grayslake IL   MyRealWorld MG is an international two-year study that looks at the impact of… Read more »