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MDA Telethon Returns, Now Hosted by Kevin Hart

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) announces the relaunch of its Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon with Kevin Hart joining as host. The MDA Kevin Hart Kids Telethon will be a 2-hour special airing globally on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 8:00pm ET (streaming partners to be announced).

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PT Survival Strategy is Cornerstone of iPTCA Conference

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO! Business thought leaders from both inside and outside the PT community discuss survival strategies in these video interviews captured at the recent Independent Physical Therapists of California conference. Speakers explain why "Hope is not a strategy," and share vital tips for the transition to ICD-10.

People Living with FSHD Speak to the FDA About the Disease’s QOL Effects

The FSHD Society held a landmark meeting recently in which individuals and families living with facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD) told representatives from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about how the muscle-wasting disease affects their health, and what they hope future treatments will do to improve their quality of life.

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