How Myasthenia Gravis Helped Kathi* Redefine Her Purpose

See how Kathi’s journey took her far beyond her successful career.

OUR MISSION

Wherever you are in your myasthenia gravis journey, MG United aims to help make today a better day. MG United was created by argenx to support people living with MG and those who care for them by providing resources that try to address the unique ways MG can affect your life.

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What Is Myasthenia Gravis, and Why Does It Happen?
DISEASE & TREATMENT

What Is Myasthenia Gravis, and Why Does It Happen?

Learn the definition of MG, an explanation of how it works and more information.

5 MIN READ
Myasthenia Gravis–Friendly Minestrone Soup Recipe
FOOD AND NUTRITION

Myasthenia Gravis–Friendly Minestrone Soup Recipe

This veggie-heavy, warming soup may be the comfort meal you need.

3 MIN READ

FEATURED

New Year’s Resolutions Often Fizzle. Try Short-Term Goals
SEASONAL TIPS

New Year’s Resolutions Often Fizzle. Try Short-Term Goals

Incremental goals may be more manageable and fun to track, often making them easier to stick with over time.

5 MIN READ
Health Insurance 101: Navigating Coverage with MG
NAVIGATING HEALTHCARE

Health Insurance 101: Navigating Coverage with MG

Premiums. Deductibles. Medicare vs. commercial coverage. If you’re feeling lost in the world of health insurance, this breakdown may help.

7 MIN READ
A Step-by-Step Guide to Meal Prepping with Myasthenia Gravis
FOOD AND NUTRITION

A Step-by-Step Guide to Meal Prepping with Myasthenia Gravis

6 MIN READ
Finding Your Voice: Being a Strong Self-Advocate at an MG Appointment
NAVIGATING HEALTHCARE

Finding Your Voice: Being a Strong Self-Advocate at an MG Appointment

When it comes to your healthcare, confidence may be a valuable skill in getting the myasthenia gravis care that really fits your needs.

6 MIN READ

DOWNLOAD ENERGY-SAVING TIPS

Get the Everyday Energy Savers eBook made for the MG community, by the MG community.

WHAT IS MG?

Crisis 411: What You Need to Know about Myasthenic Crisis
DISEASE & TREATMENT

Crisis 411: What You Need to Know about Myasthenic Crisis

Do you know the signs of an MG crisis? You should.

5 MIN READ
Learn More About Common Tools Neurologists Use to Chart Your Symptoms
DISEASE & TREATMENT

Learn More About Common Tools Neurologists Use to Chart Your Symptoms

Explore the worksheets that help doctors track your MG.

5 MIN READ
Understanding the MG Treatment Landscape
DISEASE & TREATMENT

Understanding the MG Treatment Landscape

A people-friendly overview of currently used treatments for myasthenia gravis (MG).

5 MIN READ
Understanding the Six Types of Myasthenia Gravis
DISEASE & TREATMENT

Understanding the Six Types of Myasthenia Gravis

Know the differences between the types of MG

5 MIN READ

EVERYDAY LIFE WITH MG

Have the Winter Blues? Try These Tips
SEASONAL TIPS

Have the Winter Blues? Try These Tips

7 MIN READ
Discussion Guide: Talking to Family and Close Friends About MG
EXPLAINING MG TO OTHERS

Discussion Guide: Talking to Family and Close Friends About MG

Myasthenia gravis doesn’t make it easy. But helping family and friends “get it” is worth the effort.

7 MIN READ
Quiz: What MG-Friendly Recipe Fits Your Mood Today?
QUIZZES

Quiz: What MG-Friendly Recipe Fits Your Mood Today?

Get a recipe that may match your energy level—and that’s created for people living with myasthenia gravis.

4 MIN
Myasthenia Gravis–Friendly Exercises You Can Try at Home<sup>*</sup>
PHYSICAL WELLNESS

Myasthenia Gravis–Friendly Exercises You Can Try at Home*

A personal trainer with MG demonstrates five myasthenia gravis-friendly exercises that can be done at home.

9 MIN VIDEO

MG Real Talks: The Hidden Challenges of Myasthenia Gravis

Members of the MG community discuss how they’ve coped with MG challenges in their everyday lives.

REAL PEOPLE, real stories

How Myasthenia Gravis Helped Kathi<sup>*</sup> Redefine Her Purpose
REAL PEOPLE, REAL STORIES

How Myasthenia Gravis Helped Kathi* Redefine Her Purpose

Adjusting to life with MG didn’t happen overnight, but Kathi’s journey showed her that she could grow far beyond her successful career.

7 MIN READ
Eric’s<sup>*</sup> Story: Supporting a Partner Who Lives with MG
REAL PEOPLE, REAL STORIES

Eric’s* Story: Supporting a Partner Who Lives with MG

As the spouse of someone living with MG, Eric knows the ups and downs that come with being a primary caregiver.

6 MIN READ
Striving, Not Stopping: Victor M.’s MG Journey
REAL PEOPLE, REAL STORIES

Striving, Not Stopping: Victor M.’s MG Journey

Having faced MG since childhood, Victor focuses on what he can do—not what he can’t.

5 MIN READ
Watch <em>From That Day Forward</em>: The Reality of Life with MG
REAL PEOPLE, REAL STORIES

Watch From That Day Forward: The Reality of Life with MG

Watch a video about the reality of living with MG.

6 MIN VIDEO

Quiz: What’s Your Myasthenia Gravis Social Style?

From self-advocacy to support systems, find your approach to MG care.

FOR THE COMMUNITY

MG Illuminate 2022 Kicks Off MG Awareness Month
FOR THE COMMUNITY

MG Illuminate 2022 Kicks Off MG Awareness Month

Relive MG Illuminate 2022 that featured all-new MG community video stories and resources and landmark lightings from coast to coast.

5 MIN READ
Advocacy Organizations that Serve the Myasthenia Gravis Community
COMMUINTY PROJECT

Advocacy Organizations that Serve the Myasthenia Gravis Community

Large and small, advocacy organizations across the country are here to provide support and resources to the MG community.

4 MIN READ
MG Support Group Leaders: Resources Created Just for You
FOR THE COMMUNITY

MG Support Group Leaders: Resources Created Just for You

Get a digital, ready-to-use “meeting-in-a-box” created with contributions by clinical experts and others living with MG.

3 MIN READ
Relive the Premiere of <em>A&nbsp;Mystery to&nbsp;Me</em>
FOR THE COMMUNITY

Relive the Premiere of A Mystery to Me

Relive the virtual premiere of the first docuseries about myasthenia gravis with this highlight reel

3 MIN VIEW

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