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    MGFA wrapped up the first ever Community Health Fairs with 5 great meetings throughout the country. We are excited to expand to 8 different locations in 2023 in efforts to contiue to support those diagnosed with myasthenia and their caregivers. Check back for the 2023 Community Health Fair's schedule soon! 

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MGFA welcomes you to our website. This website is intended to increase awareness of myasthenia gravis (MG), support those living with MG and create connections for the MG community. To learn more about MGFA, see here.

What is myasthenia gravis (MG)?

Myasthenia gravis (pronounced My-as-theen-ee-a grav-us) comes from the Greek and Latin words meaning "grave muscular weakness." The most common form of MG is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disorder that is characterized by fluctuating weakness of the voluntary muscle groups.

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