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posted on November 1, 2005 - 9:56am
Featured in this article: MDA releases new teacher's guide, annual report * Flu shotsoffered * 'Wings' soars again * Personal Achievement Awards * 3 artists earn awards
posted on May 1, 2005 - 9:57am
MDA Issues New Book for ALS Awareness Month For 14 years, the nation has observed May as ALS Awareness Month. One way MDA will mark the occasion this year is by releasing a new book called Everyday Life With ALS: A Practical Guide.

In this issue, the latest news about MDA: Shamrocks appear in February ** Special Florida Telethon ** Lewis receives career award ** Rices chair ALS Division again ** Gilman leads youth ** Don Francisco honored ** Publications issues new disease booklet ** Mattie's Fund grows ** Wings Over Wall Street ** Myotonic MD conference ** MDA Art Exhibit ** Web site improvements ** MDA chats scheduled

posted on January 1, 2005 - 4:42pm
Shamrocks Appear in February & March MDA’s Shamrocks Against Dystrophy program, the nation’s largest St. Patrick’s Day charity-related fund-raiser, gets under way in February. Thousands of participating grocery stores, convenience stores, restaurants and other businesses across the country will sell $1 green and $5 gold shamrocks through March 17 and display them to benefit MDA.