Occupational Therapy for Myositis

TMA celebrates National Occupational Therapy Month (April) with a conversation with Dr. Malin Regardt, an occupational therapist on our Medical Advisory Board. “As occupational therapists, we talk to patients about the kinds of activities they have problems with, so we can help them develop new strategies,” Malin says. While patients might list many things that…

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Myositis Study Findings

Recent study findings from TMA research fellow Dr. Simon Rothwell will soon be published in the medical journal Annals of Rheumatic Diseases. This work is related to myositis autoantibodies and unique genetic differences that we previously did not know about. This is a summary of the soon-to-be published results of this study.

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The IBM Registry at Yale

When retired Yale professor of economics Martin Shubik was diagnosed with inclusion body myositis (IBM) in 2003, very little was known about the disease. At the time, few professional resources had answers to simple questions like “What can I expect from this disease?”

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Peter Frampton diagnosed with IBM

PRESS RELEASE In an interview with journalist Anthony Mason on CBS Saturday Morning this morning, legendary guitarist Peter Frampton revealed that he has been diagnosed with inclusion body myositis (IBM).

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TMA Rides for Research

The Myositis Association is joining together with our friends at Cure IBM to raise money for IBM research by riding in the 6th Annual Million Dollar Bike Ride in Philadelphia on June 8, 2019.

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