Articles, Newsletters, Podcasts, and Video

This is our shot to stay safe from COVID-19!

By Meredith Bartley / 2021-06-17
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Vaccines have been a safe and important tool for preventing life-threatening diseases for decades, from the flu to polio to the measles, and now

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July 2021 Toolkit

By DNW Contributors / 2021-06-04
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Our July Toolkit focuses on focuses on strengthening family bonds, inclusive summer activities, and back-to-school prep; additionally, we’ll continue emphasizing COVID-19 vaccination information

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Mavacamten: A Plain Language Summary of EXPLORER – HCM

By hcmbeat / 2021-05-29
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I was recently asked by the good people at MyoKardia, now a subsidiary of Bristol Myers Squibb, if I would author a plain language summary of an article to be published in the journal Future Cardiology. This article summarizes the results of the EXPLORER-HCM trial, which showed that mavacamten, a new type of drug known as a “myosin modulator,” was successful in reducing HCM symptoms in subset of patients who took the drug during the clinical trial.

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🌼 ASAN May Update 🌼

By Zoe Gross / 2021-05-28
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ASAN May Newsletter

Dear friends,

Heat, humidity, and Brood X cicadas… What a summer this is shaping up to be! As we start to

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This June: Building Intersectional Disability Communities Through Art + Conversation Series

By Jerome Palliser / 2021-05-27
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Advocacy Team

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Access Living friends and allies,

Today, we’d like to share an amazing new series

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June 2021 Toolkit

By DNW Contributors / 2021-05-14
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Our June Toolkit focuses on Pride Month, Autistic Pride Day, providing support resources, statistics, and information for inclusive summer activities; additionally, we’ll continue

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Post COVID Workplace Accessibility: Where Are Our Allies?

By Ashley Eisenmenger / 2021-05-10
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Post COVID Workplace Accessibility: Where Are Our Allies? It’s long past time for true disability acceptance and accessibility in professional spaces

Editor’s Note:

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100,000 Views!!!!

By hcmbeat / 2021-05-08
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Today, HCMBeat.com surpassed 100,000 views!

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☔ ASAN April Update ☔

By Ianthe Dempsey / 2021-04-30
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ASAN April Newsletter

Dear friends,

As we wrap up another Autism Acceptance Month, we are honored and grateful to be a part of celebrating

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May 2021 Toolkit

By DNW Contributors / 2021-04-28
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This May, our focus will be on Mental Health Awareness Month, providing support resources, statistics, and information for inclusive summer activities; additionally, we’ll

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