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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 »

Myasthenia Gravis and Telemedicine

Recap: Conquer MG Webinar – August 30, 2020 In mid-March 2020, the U.S. Congress approved emergency use of telehealth services in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This allows patients to receive medical care from their homes through the use of smartphones, tablets or computers. Rabia Malik, MD, recently explained to the Conquer MG audience how… Read more »

MG Wellness: Myasthenia Gravis and Exercise

Recap: Conquer MG Webinar – June 28, 2020 Recently, panelists Julie Rowin, MD, and Julie Hossack discussed the power and possibility of exercise for those who have myasthenia gravis. Dr. Rowin is board certified in neurology, neuromuscular medicine, integrative medicine, and acupuncture. Ms. Hossack is an A.C.E Certified Personal Trainer, ISSN Certified Nutrition Coach and Peak… Read more »