Tag Archives: New York

“Starry Night” Shining on Art for a Cure Benefits the CMTA’s STAR initiative.

The Art de Cure gallery reception, “Starry Night,” at Clinical Prosthetics + Orthotics in Albany, NY on Dec. 2 was a great success benefiting the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association (CMTA) for research for CMT, the most commonly inherited peripheral neuropathy.

Art de Cure Gallery is a not-for-profit collaboration between art and medicine, showcasing Art in the Community to benefit a cure. Continue reading

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CALL FOR ART FOR CMT

Art de Cure Gallery at Clinical Prosthetics & Orthotics, LLC To benefit the Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT)  Association CALL FOR ART “Starry Night” November 4 – February 1, 2012 Reception:  December 2, 2011 THEME:  “Starry Night” ENTRY FEE: $25 for two pieces, … Continue reading

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Supporting the CMTA {Buffalo Photography}

by Katie Ingraham Charcot-Marie-Tooth, or CMT, is the most commonly inherited peripheral neuropathy and is found worldwide among all races and ethnic groups. And it is found very prevelantly in my family. My Grandma and her three brothers were all … Continue reading

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CMT Awareness Month Proclamations

Friday, July 29, 2011 10:32 AM | CMTA Great News! Four States have Awareness Month Proclamations for CMT! This is all thanks to the following CMTA Support and Action Group Facilitators: Melinda Lang, State of New York (Melinda also received … Continue reading

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Am I physically challenged, incapacitated, disabled or just broken?

When a representative of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association visited our support group, he said, “Whenever I speak to CMT groups, I ask how many think of themselves as disabled.” He finds very few raise their hand. He went on to say, … Continue reading

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Governor Letter requesting Proclamation for CMT Awareness Month

The Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association 2700 Chestnut Street Chester, PA 19013-4867 610-499-9264 * Fax 1-800-606-CMTA info@cmtausa.org * http://www.cmtasa.org                                                                            February 23, 2011 Honorable Andrew M. Cuomo Governor, New York State New York State Executive Chamber State Capitol Building Albany, New York 12224 … Continue reading

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Obtaining a Handicapped Parking Permit

How to Obtain a Disability Parking Permit. For New York state application form: http://www.nydmv.state.ny.us/forms/mv6641.pdf Continue reading

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