Mo and I were talking about some of the sponsors for our “Picnic in the Park” event, and Landmark Theatres came up. I have a soft spot in my heart for the Landmark Theatres. When I was in high school I would drive into Denver to go see their foreign & independent films (things you […]
So we just announced to the group yesterday our big “Picnic in the Park” event for National Myositis Awareness Day. But it gets even BETTER!!! We just got confirmation that our friends at Whole Foods Market are going to be putting on a special presentation all about anti-inflammatory foods! Jordan Richardson will be giving a […]
Accessible Systems (mentioned in our home modification posts) is having a Community Appreciation Day! Click here to see the invitation as a webpage (and to RSVP).
I just came across the MOST amazing article! How A Guerrilla Art Project Gave Birth To NYC’s New Wheelchair Symbol IN 2009, BRIAN GLENNEY AND SARA HENDREN KICKED OFF AN ART PROJECT TO GENERATE DISCUSSION ON THE UBIQUITOUS INTERNATIONAL SYMBOL OF ACCESS. NOW THEIR REVISED DESIGN IS ROLLING OUT IN NEW YORK CITY. Click here […]
Here’s a new referral for the Local’s List, thanks Julia for the heads up to this clinic! Click here for the Westword article “Speak Up!” about the clinic, and for the Colorado Voice Clinic webpage click here.
We’ve talked before about our love for Craigslist – it is such a wonderful resource for buying gently used medical equipment at a FRACTION of the cost of new! But there is something we forgot to mention. Sometimes it can be a bit morbid. One would hope that the reason someone is selling medical equipment […]
September 5th: Dr. Andrew Mammen will be answering questions about “When myositis doesn’t respond to treatment”. (Note: this discussion is relevant to JDM, DM, and PM patients only since there are no treatments for IBM.) Dr. Mammen is the Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Myositis Center and an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Johns Hopkins […]