“We believe that in order to find a cure for muscle debilitating diseases, we must participate in events that raise funds for new treatments and cures,” said Alma Lopez, director of patient care for YourCare Medical.
LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) March 16, 2016
YourCare Medical is an official Supporting Sponsor of this year’s Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) “Muscle Walk Los Angeles.” This event will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Griffith Park’s Crystal Springs picnic area.
“The Muscle Walk is more than a fundraising walk,” said Emily Harvey, MDA’s fundraising coordinator. “It’s a powerful experience that forges lifelong connections, celebrates families and the barriers they overcome and turns hope into answers. MDA is thrilled to have YourCare as a sponsor for the 2016 MDA Muscle Walk of Los Angeles! It will be wonderful for our MDA families to see YourCare’s presence and learn all the incredible resources they offer to families like themselves!”
For more than 65 years, MDA has been committed to saving and improving the lives of those living with muscular dystrophy and other related life-threatening diseases. Currently, MDA is funding nearly 200 research projects in 12 countries. Dozens of clinic trials are in progress as part of MDA’s long-term research investments. Every day, MDA invests $75,000 in research to find breakthrough treatments and cures for a variety of diseases. MDA works tirelessly to empower families by offering information and resources to nearly 3.6 million people yearly. The MDA’s official website coordinates more than 140 support groups throughout the United States.
“We believe that in order to find a cure for muscle debilitating diseases, we must participate in events that raise funds for new treatments and cures,” said Alma Lopez, director of patient care for YourCare Medical. “MDA Muscle Walk is a great way to support patients and their families who are facing illnesses that limit strength and mobility. We are proud to be an official sponsor of this year’s walk.”
YourCare Medical is a durable medical equipment company opened in 2000 and is based in Fullerton California. YourCare Medical’s mission is to provide patients and caregivers with the equipment, knowledge and resources necessary to help improve quality of life. For more information, please visit http://www.yourcareonline.com or call 800-973-3687