Posts Tagged: Conquer MG

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: Meditative Breathing

  RECAP: Conquer MG Webinar – August 19, 2020 Julie Rowin, MD, teamed up with yoga instructor Jill Crockett to discuss the powerful tool of meditative breathing. Dr. Rowin is board certified in neurology, neuromuscular medicine, integrative medicine, and acupuncture. Ms. Crockett owns the yoga studio Molcintah, in Downers Grove, Illinois. See the VIDEO. Dr. Rowin:… Read more »

Meditative Breathing and MG

“Take a deep breath” Wednesday, August 19, 2020 2:00pm to 2:40pm, Central time (3pm Eastern, 1pm Mountain, 12pm Pacific) Ever tell yourself to take a deep breath?  That breath quiets your other thoughts, and brings focus to the task at hand, whether you’re about to jump into a pool on a summer day, or start… Read more »

Wellness Now: Own Your Health In a COVID-19 World

There’s plenty to worry about during the COVID pandemic. The virus, obviously. But also strains on finances, family relationships, education, and the social fiber of our communities. Who has time to worry about wellness? In May 2020, Conquer MG invited panelists Julie Rowin, MD (left), and Maria D. Zepeda, NBC-HwC (right), to discuss why self-care… Read more »

Trivia Night – June 3 – 7pm

Join us as we kick off Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month with this FREE event for the MG community Wednesday, June 3, 2020, 7pm – 8:15(ish)pm Our host, Jaime Rowe, PTE (Pub Trivia Expert), will challenge you and your friends with a wide assortment of tricky and tough questions. Winner gets bragging rights. Hint: Do you… Read more »