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ABC News
Charlie Gard's family ends fight to take sick baby to USLondon. A judge extended an invitation to Dr. Michio Hirano, co-director of th
ABC News / Posted 17 hours ago
London. A judge extended an invitation to Dr. Michio Hirano, co-director of the Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) Muscular Dystrophy Association clinic and a professor of neurology at Columbia University in New York City, as well as a... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Fill the Boot campaign returns this week— The Marquette City Fire Department is gearing up for a big two-day fundraiser
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 18 hours ago
— The Marquette City Fire Department is gearing up for a big two-day fundraiser. The annual Fill the Boot campaign for the Muscular Dystrophy Association returns this Friday and Saturday. Firefighters will be standing at certain intersections... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Four remarkable Ohio storieschildren -- both with muscular dystrophy. Robbie, 7, and Kerrie, 6, were the 19
The Alliance Review / Posted yesterday
children -- both with muscular dystrophy. Robbie, 7, and Kerrie, 6, were the 1963 National Poster Children for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. They were invited to the White House to meet President Kennedy, posing for a picture with the... Read more
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Business Wire
New CBO Score Confirms Senate Health Care Bill Still Fails to Protect PatientsHeart Association American Lung Association Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Luthe
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
Heart Association American Lung Association Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Lutheran Services in America March of Dimes Muscular Dystrophy Association National Health Council National Multiple Sclerosis Society WomenHeart: The National... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Muscle fatigue: Causes, symptoms, and treatmentbetween nerve cells and muscles. While we can’t say for certain why this happen
Bel Marra Health / Posted 4 days ago
between nerve cells and muscles. While we can’t say for certain why this happens to some people, experts with the Muscular Dystrophy Association have a theory that viral or bacterial proteins may push the body to attack... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death Notices, July 18, 201712 grandchildren. Memorial contributions to the North Fork Ambulance Associati
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
12 grandchildren. Memorial contributions to the North Fork Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 127, Hotchkiss 81419; or to the Muscular Dystrophy Association at http://www.mda.org. ■ James R. Kirkpatrick, 73, Grand Junction, died July 3, 2017, at St.... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
ObituariesFriday, June 23rd at the Quisenberry Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Friday, June 23rd at the Quisenberry Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial contributions in lieu of flowers to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (https://www.mda.org/) and/or Special Olympics (http://www.specialolympics.org/). Karla was... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Pelham police chief to get locked-up for good causeDepartment Chief Larry Palmer will be thrown into a police car and taken to the
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
Department Chief Larry Palmer will be thrown into a police car and taken to the slammer in an effort to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Palmer has volunteered to go behind bars to help raise money during the MDA’s annual Lock-Up... Read more
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Business Insider
'Unacceptable': Doctors and patient advocates slam the Senate Republicans' healthcare plan (again)Action Network, American Diabetes Association, American Lung Association, Cysti
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
Action Network, American Diabetes Association, American Lung Association, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, March of Dimes, Muscular Dystrophy Association, National Health Council, National Organization for Rare Disorders, WomenHeart: The National... Read more
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Business Wire
New Draft of BCRA Fails to Adequately Protect People with Pre-existing ConditionsDiabetes Association American Heart Association American Lung Association Cy
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
Diabetes Association American Heart Association American Lung Association Cystic Fibrosis Foundation March of Dimes Muscular Dystrophy Association National Health Council National Organization for Rare Disorders WomenHeart: The National... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Two injured, Highway 51 traffic blocked in Thursday crashRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 11 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Bortolotti's Cin Cin pairs wine, dishes sourced with local ingredientsRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 11 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Personal safety class promotes awareness, preparedness to avoid dangerRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 11 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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Newton Daily News
MDA Lock-Upshort timeframe; however, as I listened to the nice lady (I wish I had her name
Newton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
short timeframe; however, as I listened to the nice lady (I wish I had her name) explain that it was all to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association, I became excited. I was going to be “locked up” for my lunch hour. I was told I would don... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
The Chair Line Run kicks off the Hodag Country FestivalRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Artists prepare for Wausau's annual Chalkfest, technique classes offeredRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Southeastern Wisconsin man charged after allegedly running man off road while drunk in Forest CountyRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Rhinelander man charged with child sex assault after years on the runRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Small school, big fix: Florence High School fab lab helps Upper Michigan garbage truck manufacturerRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Merrill Enrichment Center opens in new locationRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
A hawk made an appearance at a local libraryRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Northwoods logging season in full swing after long, wet springRhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the last 60 years. Last year, RFD raised... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
Rhinelander Fire Department's Fill the Boot fundraiser starts ThursdayThursdaySubmitted: 07/12/2017 Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its a
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 12 days ago
ThursdaySubmitted: 07/12/2017 Rhinelander Fire Department is kicking off its annual Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Firefighters all across the country have helped raise more than $700 million for MDA in the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Council to debate ordinance targeting roadway panhandlingseveral years ago but didn't because of worries it would impact the firefighter
KTTC Rochester / Posted 13 days ago
several years ago but didn't because of worries it would impact the firefighters' Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Council to debate ordinance targeting roadway panhandlingseveral years ago but didn't because of worries it would impact the firefighter
KWWL Iowa / Posted 13 days ago
several years ago but didn't because of worries it would impact the firefighters' Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Bikers come to Mohegan Sun for good causereplica suit of the comic book superhero, Brian Solitro of Vernon was one of hu
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
replica suit of the comic book superhero, Brian Solitro of Vernon was one of hundreds of bikers to take part in the annual Muscular Dystrophy Association Benefit Ride and Concert that took place at the casino. Solitro spoke with pride of... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Firefighters support Fill the Boot campaignby T.J. ArmstrongFirefighters across the U.S. participate in the Fill the Boot
ABC Newspapers / Posted 20 days ago
by T.J. ArmstrongFirefighters across the U.S. participate in the Fill the Boot event alongside the non-profit organization Muscular Dystrophy Association to raise funds to fight muscle diseases. There are 17 forms of MDA that affect youth and... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Here's what's happening in Las Vegasoasis. Courtesy of Jesse J Sutherland/Tony Tran Photography Jack in the Box pr
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 21 days ago
oasis. Courtesy of Jesse J Sutherland/Tony Tran Photography Jack in the Box presented a check for more than $30K to the Muscular Dystrophy Association that was raised this year through their annual Shamrock program. The check presentation took... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
July 2, 2017Walk. • Team 4 Tomorrow (Matt Bishop’s team) and Team Clark (Cindy Clark’s tea
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 23 days ago
Walk. • Team 4 Tomorrow (Matt Bishop’s team) and Team Clark (Cindy Clark’s team) are raising money to support the MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION at the Greater Lansing Muscle Walk. Stop by The Back Forty Bar and Grill, 15952 Oakley Road,... Read more
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Al.com
The Foundry hires new Huntsville leader, taking health app to next levelmarket. Nivens' resume includes senior-level positions at McCann Erickson, an
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
market. Nivens' resume includes senior-level positions at McCann Erickson, an advertising firm, and the North Alabama Muscular Dystrophy Association, where she oversaw patient relations, fundraising efforts and community outreach programs as... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Fill The Boot campaign kicks off in WausauOn Tuesday, the Wausau Fire department and the Muscular Dystrophy Association b
WAOW Wausau / Posted 27 days ago
On Tuesday, the Wausau Fire department and the Muscular Dystrophy Association began their Fill The Boot drive to help raise money for Muscular Dystrophy. The campaign has been running for 60 years, and has collected about $600 million for the cause,... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
June 25, 2017Walk. • Team 4 Tomorrow (Matt Bishop’s team) and Team Clark (Cindy Clark’s tea
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
Walk. • Team 4 Tomorrow (Matt Bishop’s team) and Team Clark (Cindy Clark’s team) are raising money to support the MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION at the Greater Lansing Muscle Walk. Stop by The Back Forty Bar and Grill, 15952 Oakley Road,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus firefighters hosts annual Firefighter MDA 5K to raise awarenessto battle muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular diseases. A yearly event,
WALB Albany / Posted 30 days ago
to battle muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular diseases. A yearly event, these first responders team up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and across the country, fire departments have added MDA in its cause since 1954. Lisa... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus firefighters hosts annual Firefighter MDA 5K to raise awarenessto battle muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular diseases. A yearly event,
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 30 days ago
to battle muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular diseases. A yearly event, these first responders team up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and across the country, fire departments have added MDA in its cause since 1954. Lisa... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Amendment To Panhandling Ordinance Could Impact TFD Fundraiseronto roads, including the Tulsa Fire Department, who, every year, walk in and o
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 1 months ago
onto roads, including the Tulsa Fire Department, who, every year, walk in and out of traffic collecting donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. "It would have a severe impact, a negative impact, on our Fill the Boot program. Muscular... Read more

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