Connect with Other Adults

Here are some Forums, Online Networking groups, and local chapters for adults discussing mitochondrial disease.
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  • UMDF Chapters and Mito Groups
  • UMDF Adult Patient Webinars - Twice a year we would like to host a webinar with a special guest speaker. Topics would be related to adult patient care and issues. Suggestions for topics can be submitted to PLEASE INCLUDE ADULT PATIENT WEBINAR IN THE SUBJECT LINE. Schedule to be announced.  Until regular webinars are established - please visit to view adult sessions as well as other great topics that were covered during the 2012 meeting.
  • Mitoldies- a Yahoo discussion forum for aduts with mitochondrial disease.
  • Mitoldies on Facebook and MitoCaregivers - similar to the yahoo groups but on facebook now and one is for caregivers.
  • MDA Chat - the Muscular Dystrophy Association offers a weekly chat for patients and family members.


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