August is SMA Awareness Month

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Each August since 1996, Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy, a nonprofit organization, has hosted an awareness month for Spinal Muscular Atrophy to raise awareness about the disease. What is Spinal Muscular Atrophy? Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) describes diseases of motor neurons causing weakness and atrophy of muscles, usually in the…

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How to Have an Allergy-Friendly Barbecue

family bbq

Swim days, camping trips, family vacations, and of course, barbecues. The summer months bring with them lots of outdoor activities and opportunities to get together with family and friends. When you have food allergies, these outings can present some challenges. Here are some things to keep in mind when enjoying…

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