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The Mystery of CIDP Podcast

Ellen Schecter, an award-winning writer takes us through a time when she felt her life was shattered by this painful disease, and then shares how she was able to forge a new life filled with personal discovery and success. Neurologist and Johns Hopkins expert Dr. David Cornblath also sheds light on this mysterious disorder and…

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New Guidelines from AAN

The American Academy of Neurology recently published new guidelines, “Intravenous Immunoglobulin in the Treatment of Neuromuscular Disorders” on the efficacy of IVIg treatments in GBS, CIDP, MMN, and other neuromuscular disorder patients.

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The Largest Survey of CIDP Patients Published in July 2011

RESEARCH IS CRITICAL TO SERVING THE CAUSE & THE COMMUNITY The Largest Survey of CIDP Patients Published in July 2011 A survey was mailed to 2,400 of our patient members in December 2010. The results and conclusion were compelling, and supported what specialists have suspected in recent years. Read below for all the details. Demographics…

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Quarterback Danny Wuerffel Diagnosed with GBS

Former quarterback Danny Wuerffel has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome, a rare autoimmune disorder that causes paralysis. Wuerffel noticed he was losing sensation in his legs and strength in his arms shortly after he battled a stomach virus June 4. Read the complete article here.

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