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I wanted to share some good news from a local fundraiser we did last night in San Francisco. Some friends of mine wanted to support Ben's Friends so they held a "bar night get together for Ben's Friends."
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Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) is a rare, inherited, neurological disorder which affects the nerves, resulting to loss of muscle and touch sensation. CMT affects the feet, legs, hands and arms.
Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) is a genetically and clinically heterogeneous group of inherited disorders of the peripheral nervous system characterized by progressive loss of muscle tissue and touch sensation across various parts of the body. CMT disease is one of the most common inherited neurological disorders affecting approximately 1 in 2,500 people equating to approximately 23,000 people in the United Kingdom and 125,000 people in the USA.
This was new info to me, but perhaps to you, the experts. Wondering if any sight or hearing loss has been directly attributed to CMT, but a physician, or if you have done so yourself?…Continue
Hi I am from the UK and having had to wait years for a diagnosis after suffering pain and fatigue for many years and my feet becoming more and more deformed I eventually after searching on the internet and discovered that i had all the criteria of…Continue
I am currently on STD with the intention of applying for SSI and was looking for tips from people that have successfully been awarded SSI.I was a Contract Manager using a computer 8-10 hrs per day and can no longer do this work. I am 56 years old…Continue
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