Posts Tagged: myasthenia gravis

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 »

Update – Myasthenia Gravis and Coronavirus

Last updated June 16, 2020. Please respond by July 31, 2020: An online survey launched by the National Institutes of Health-supported Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) aims to find out how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting individuals with rare diseases, their families and their caregivers. Click here to learn about the RDCRN-sponsored survey. RDCRN… Read more »

Wellness Webcast: MG & Exercise – June 28 – 1pm

Let’s Move! Sunday, June 28, 2020 1pm to 1:40pm UPDATE – June 24, 2020 In our practice session, we found there is a lot of material to cover. To honor your time commitment, it was decided to break this session into two parts.  In the June 28 session, we will cover exercise with Julie Hossack… Read more »

Virtual Viking Run/Walk for Myasthenia Gravis

June 14-30, 2020 June is Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month! The 2020 Viking Run/Walk is going virtual! We can’t gather in person this year, but we can still act like warriors to conquer MG. Now more than ever it’s important to put our energy into healthy practices like running and walking – whether it’s indoors, outdoors,… Read more »