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What’s Up Doc? New therapies for spinal muscular atrophy patients

Q: Is there a new treatment for spinal muscular atrophy?A: Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a group of recessively inherited disorders (the patient must inherit a defective gene from both of their parents) that manifest as muscle weakness (for example affecting the patient’s ability to walk, and potentially affecting their …

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05/01/2019 – Estate Planning Seminar

Join us for a seminar on Estate Planning with Attorney Edward “Ted” Beasley, former chairman of the American Bar Association’s Elder Law Committee. Learn how to: protect your house and lifetime of savings from a prolonged nursing-home stay plan for disability avoid probate protect your children’s inheritance from creditors, divorce or …

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05/01/2019 – Shuck & Stump! Oyster Popup w/ Sea Level Oyster Bar & Stump Trivia at Newburyport Brewing Co.

Shuck & Stump!   Sea Level Oyster Bar will be on-site shucking oysters while we pry our brains for the winning Stump! Trivia answers.   6-9pm (or until they’re gone), the first Wednesday of each month until summer: 2/6, 3/6, 4/3, and 5/1

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05/02/2019 – Introduction to Watercolor (6-week Class)

Experience the magic of watercolor painting! Students will learn fundamentals from handling brushes to mixing color, creating their paintings with instruction and guidance from instructor, Donna Callahan. Each lesson will focus on a basic technique. By the series’ end, you will have several finished paintings. Students will also learn about the materials …