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Sep 17, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

Heart Education

Cardiovascular issues are among the leading causes of sudden death. The heart is an important organ that needs to function properly in...
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Aug 6, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

Don’t Put Your Heart Health on Hold

Due to the highly infectious nature of the respiratory disease COVID-19, the pandemic has led to many shutdowns of public places, including...
Jul 27, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

How Can I Help Spread the Word About Myocarditis and the Myocarditis Foundation?

Many of you have offered to help raise awareness about Myocarditis. We have put together some information that perhaps you could share with...
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Jul 22, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

Exercise During Myocarditis Recovery

Good heart health is often related to exercise, keeping blood pressure low and strengthening the heart muscle. However, exercise can...
Jul 6, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

“Still Defending” is the Story of a Professional Soccer Player Struck by Viral Myocarditis

In December 2017, Drew Beckie was in Finland to train with a top circuit soccer team who he had a tentative playing contract with.  While...
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Jun 25, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

Questions to Ask Your Doctor When Suspecting Myocarditis

Classified as a rare disease, myocarditis is misdiagnosed by physicians and is the 3rd leading cause of sudden death in young people. Most...
Jun 11, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

5th Annual Myocarditis Foundation Gala Cancelled due to Covid-19

Sadly, many of us have been affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic. We truly hope though that the majority, if not all of you have only been...
May 26, 2020 Awareness & Fundraising

Virtual Fundraiser Remembers a Family Member Lost to Viral Myocarditis

Ann’s sister Mary Ehrlinger passed away in 2009, at the age of 38 while training for the Madison Ironman, in Madison Wisconsin. Mary...