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The posts below are not meant to be recommendations or a substitute for professional advice and services rendered by qualified doctors, allied medical personnel, and other professional services. The responsibility for any use of this information, or for proper medical treatment, rests with you.

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Jul 25, 2020, 12:00 PM
Podcast by Dr. Mark Korson during MitoAction's first International Metabolic Conference.
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Apr 5, 2019, 5:39 PM
MItoAction podcast - Direct to Consumer (DTC) genetic testing strengths and limitations. Includes discussion of interesting studies and data surrounding the accuracy of the variants identified in DTC testing.
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Feb 9, 2018, 5:30 PM
MItoAction podcast - Clinical red flags that suggest an alternative diagnosis should be considered and tools utilized to reanalyze patients classified with mitochondrial disease.
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Aug 7, 2017, 1:32 PM
Not all cars, houses, plumbers, electricians - OR doctors- are the same. An M.D. seeing an occasional rare disease case vs. specializing in the diagnosis and management of mitochondrial or other rare disorders brings two very different skill sets to the examination table. There is tremendous value in knowledge and experience and that a second opinion consultation may bring you the answers you have been searching for.
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Jun 1, 2016, 1:46 PM
Dr Fran Kendall writes the book on Mitochondrial Disease, at least in a medical textbook.
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Apr 14, 2016, 1:17 AM
Where are we one year later in both Georgia, other states, and on a federal level regarding the use of medical cannabis, CBD and Low THC Oil?
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Mar 11, 2016, 3:20 AM
Mitochondrial disease is an umbrella heading that encompasses a number of well described subtypes including MELAS and MERRF.
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Jan 18, 2016, 3:36 AM
Rare disease experts are far rarer than the patients they care for and number in the dozens. A previous blog addressed a variety of reasons why the community of physicians is diminishing quickly.