We are pleased to announce that the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has agreed to fund a pilot study of newborn screening (NBS) for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).
TUCSON, Ariz. – His charm is unmistakable. His verbal skills are undeniable. His charisma is, well, unbelievable. He's Luke Christie, and he has just been named the Muscular Dystrophy Association's National Youth Chairman for the third consecutive year.
Group Makes Appearance on Annual Muscular
Dystrophy Telethon Live From Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS — Acosta Sales & Marketing Company, based in Jacksonville, Fla., presented a check for $3 million to the Muscular Dystrophy Association during the 2010 Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon this weekend.
LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Got muscle? America’s muscle charity, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, is transforming the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon this weekend by integrating a simple yet highly memorable gesture throughout the 21½-hour show. The gesture is so powerful that MDA, with help from its advertising agency E.B.