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    21st of February 2018

    Hope Flies with Fashion on Rare Disease Day!

    Draper James Atlanta hosts FMM on Rare Disease Day Y’all, don’t miss this fun event for a great cause. Please join the Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine on Wednesday, February 28, 11-2 at the new Draper James boutique at the Shops Around Lenox in Atlanta. Come check out southern style at its best created by actress […]

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    20th of February 2018

    The Great Big Why

    The nurse sounded as uninterested as my sister at a football game, “You need the results of a recent EMG?” “Yes…” “From last week?” “Yeeesss…” “The results are normal.” With that, all hopes of a concrete answer sank into the dark abyss of why. For over a decade, medical professionals have offered opinions on my […]

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    6th of February 2018

    I need hope

    I need hope. I clamber for hope. Fight for hope. Search for hope. Sometimes it wells up with ease. Like when the sun warms my face. Or when my cat’s whiskers brush against my cheek. Or when I indulge in strawberries dipped in chocolate peanut butter fondue. Life’s simple moments can stir a sweet peace […]

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    26th of January 2018

    #Give28on28 for Rare Disease Day – Learn More

    via GIPHY What is #Give28on28? The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine launches its annual fundraising campaign #Give28on28 to mark Rare Disease Day. Our goal is to have each supporter have 28 friends donate $28 by February 28th. It’s easy to help and it’s all via social media. You can help by posting today and making posts throughout the […]

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    8th of January 2018

    Mitochondrial Organizations Launch Pilot Phase of the Mitochondrial Care Network

    Major mitochondrial disease organizations join forces to create Mitochondrial Care Network to improve standard of care for those with disease The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine (FMM), MitoAction, the Mitochondrial Medicine Society (MMS), and the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF) jointly unveil an revolutionary new initiative to create a Mitochondrial Care Network (Network). The priorities for […]

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    21st of December 2017

    Hope Flies® with Gratitude for the Holidays

    Hope Flies® with Gratitude for the Holidays During this holiday season, we reflect back on the year with gratitude for all of our volunteers, supporters, families and friends. Many thanks to each and every one of you for your contributions of time, energy and resources, helping us on our journey to raising awareness for mitochondrial […]

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    1st of October 2017

    Hope Was Flying on September 22nd!

    8th Annual Hope Flies Catch the Cure a Smashing Success Thank you to Hope Flies® Catch the Cure event co-chairs, Kyle Hinson and Anne Worrell and Committee Members, Caroline Chisholm, Mandi Coogle, Miller Jackson and Abby King for leading the way to another fantastic evening of friends, fun and fundraising for awareness and research for mitochondrial […]

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    18th of September 2017

    Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week 9/17

    SHARE THE WAYS MITOCHONDRIA MATTER THIS WEEK September 17-23 is Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week. Mitochondria are in every cell of our body, except red blood cells, and are tiny cellular powerhouses, essential for energy creation in organ systems, like brain, heart and muscles. Approximately 1 in 2,500 adults, teens and children are affected, making […]

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    10th of July 2017

    Baby Charlie Gard: Join Statement FMM, UMDF, MitoAction

    On July 7, the Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine, the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation and MitoAction sent a joint letter to editors of top US daily newspapers in the 10 largest media markets and also to USA Today, The NY Times and the Wall Street Journal regarding the need for further research and awareness for mitochondrial […]

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    Amazon Prime Day – Select FMM at Amazon Smile

    Attention Shoppers – – Amazon Prime Day is upon us, so let the deals begin! Visit Amazon Smile and chose the Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine as your charity beneficiary. When you shop Amazon throughout the year, a portion is donated back to FMM. What a great way friends can help Hope Fly. Thank you. Click here […]

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