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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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Mar 27, 2020, 8:35 AM
The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation hosts a webinar with 4 renown mitochondrial disease experts (Dr Fran Kendall being one of them) to answer your questions about the coronavirus.
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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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Nov 23, 2016, 2:58 AM
Among the multitude of challenges confronted by both children and adults with mitochondrial disease are those they face in the workplace and school environment as they attempt to navigate their disease and strive for a typical existence.
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Oct 27, 2016, 1:03 AM
One, two, three makes a baby boy! I discuss the recent birth of a child conceived from the DNA of three parents, the revolutionary technique utilized, and the issues surrounding its use.
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May 19, 2016, 3:10 AM
Tucked away in the solitude of a monastery located in the modern Czech republic, Gregor Mendel labored tirelessly documenting predictable patterns of traits transmitted through generations of ordinary peas.
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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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Feb 5, 2016, 3:33 AM
This week, the mitochondrial and rare disease community suffered a significant blow with the airing of a NBC Chicago Med episode that referred to mitochondrial disease, a scientifically recognized diagnosis effecting thousands of individuals leading to severe morbidity and mortality for affected patients, a waste basket disease.