Stay Up to Date! Like us on Facebook  and Twitter  for the latest news and announcements    


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
by Cristy Balcells

June 4, 2010

May 17, 2010 Comments: 12
by Cristy Balcells
Apr 14, 2010 Comments: 4
by Cristy Balcells

Depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disease, and other psychiatric diseases - what is the connection for patients with mitochondrial disease?


Jan 13, 2010 Comments: 1
by Cristy Balcells
An update on mitochondrial disease treatment options (click title for article pdf), with Dr. Irina Anselm from Children's Hospital BostonClick here to listen to the recording of this meeting (online or in iTunes)
Oct 19, 2009 Comments: 0
by Cristy Balcells
September MITO Meeting welcomes guest speaker Dr.
Aug 19, 2009 Comments: 13
by Cristy Balcells
Solace Nutrition & Medical Foods joined MitoAction on July 10th, 2009 to discuss: What are medical foods, and how are they regulated? What is the difference between medical foods, supplements & drugs? How do medical foods interact with the electron transport chain in the mitochondria? (Click to see the video) How do medical foods like coenzyme q10, c
Jul 02, 2009 Comments: 4
by Cristy Balcells
Help! G-tubes, J-tubes, TPN - Where do we begin?

June 5th, 2009

May 27, 2009 Comments: 0
by Cristy Balcells


Apr 03, 2009 Comments: 4
by Cristy Balcells
Palliative care & hospice: Quality of Life Dr. Pat O'Malley from Massachusetts General Hospital talks about long-term care and quality of life support for adults and children with mitochondrial disease.

Mar 26, 2009 Comments: 2


Subscribe to Medical