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Monthly Mito Expert Series

by morganbt
"I Can't Sleep!" Sleep disorders: Understanding the cause, effect and treatments for people with mitochondrial disease

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Feb 28, 2011 Comments: 1
by Cristy Balcells
Spotlight on Genetics of Mitochondrial Disease: How Mito is inherited, nDNA vs mtDNA, family risk and more.

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Jan 19, 2011 Comments: 1
by Cristy Balcells
Mito Cocktail Financial Assistance author: Heidi Martin-Coleman, "Cut the Red Tape" advocate
Dec 06, 2010 Comments: 2
by Cristy Balcells
How are cyclic vomiting syndrome, depression, migraines, chronic pain and more related to mitochondrial function? Join us this month with Dr. Richard Boles from Children's Hospital of Los Angeles to learn more about the research surrounding functional disorders and mitochondrial disease.

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Nov 19, 2010 Comments: 6
by Cristy Balcells
How can children, teens and adults with mitochondrial disease EXERCISE, especially if fatigue and exercise intolerance are hallmark symptoms of the disease?  Join us this month with Metabolic Nurse Educator Margaret O'Riley from Vancouver, British Columbia to learn more about the research - and practical solutions - surrounding exercise and mitochondrial disease.

Oct 22, 2010 Comments: 4
by Cristy Balcells

Supporting the brothers and sisters of kids with special needs

Sep 28, 2010 Comments: 0
by Cristy Balcells
As a follow-up discussion to Dr. Fran Kendall's presentation on "Muscle Biopsy Testing for Mitochondrial Disease", MitoAction invites Dr. Steve Sommer of MEDomics to discuss testing for mitochondrial disease using a blood sample.

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Sep 14, 2010 Comments: 0
by Cristy Balcells
For someone who lives with mitochondrial disease, understanding the "big picture" is important.

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Aug 31, 2010 Comments: 2
by Cristy Balcells
Use of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) in patients with mitochondrial diseasewithDr. Bruce Cohen, from the Cleveland Clinic
Jul 23, 2010 Comments: 7
by Cristy Balcells

For many years, muscle biopsy has been considered the "best" way to obtain an accurate diagnosis of mitochondrial disease.  Muscle biopsy is costly, it is invasive, and is occasionally controversial with results that can be difficult for patients and families to understand.

Jul 06, 2010 Comments: 3

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