Racing for a Cure

PRESS RELEASE June 22, 2016 Several years ago, The Myositis Association asked multiple horse farms in Kentucky to include the word “myositis” (pronounced my-o-SIGH-tis) in the names of racehorses to bring attention to the rare disease myositis.

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May Is Myositis Awareness Month

PRESS RELEASE May 2, 2016 Thousands of Americans suffer from a chronic disease, and some may not even know it. That’s one of the reasons that The Myositis Association established Myositis Awareness Month in May.

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New Study Begins for Dermatomyositis

PRESS RELEASE November 9, 2015 Idera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDRA), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing toll-like receptor (TLR) and RNA therapeutics for patients with cancer and rare diseases

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San Francisco Giants Partner with TMA

PRESS RELEASE September 15, 2015 The San Francisco Giants, legendary Giants Broadcaster Mike Krukow, and The Myositis Association will come together to educate Giants’ fans about inclusion body myositis

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Wrestler Speaks about Battle with Myositis

PRESS RELEASE September 1, 2015 In 2009, Mike Powell was where he’d always wanted to be. A former all-American wrestler himself, he’d returned to his Chicago-area high school to become the toughest wrestling coach around

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