Muscular Dystrophy Association

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Runners Putting Their Foot Down In Fight Against Neuromuscular Disease

About 1,500 runners are putting their foot down in the fight against neuromuscular disease.



MDA Muscle Walk Saturday At CBS Radford Lot

The Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Muscle Walk will be held this year at the CBS Radford Lot in Studio City on Saturday, Feb. 4.


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Fellow Comedians Honor Jerry Lewis At Laugh Factory Fundraiser

Comedy icon Jerry Lewis is gone from the Muscular Dystrophy Association Telethon he hosted for decades, but fellow comedians are making sure his name stays attached to the search for a cure.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2011

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MDA Telethon Brings In $61.5M

Even without Jerry Lewis, the Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon posted its best gain since the recession started, though the program’s longtime host was on the minds of many during the 46th annual fundraiser.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2011


MDA Labor Day Telethon On KCAL9

Join Josh Rubenstein, Rick Garcia and Sharon Tay for a celebration of hope — the MDA Telethon Labor Day weekend on KCAL9!


MDA Telethon Ready To Roll With Big Stars

This will be the first year that the Muscular Dystrophy Association has assembled a new team of recognized co-hosts, pulled from some of the top reality shows, and a celebrity lineup that rivals a major award show, for its annual telethon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/18/2011

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Comedians Rally To Get Jerry Lewis’ MDA Telethon Job Back

Jerry Lewis’ separation from the Muscular Dystrophy Association is not a laughing matter for some comedians.


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Jerry Lewis Cancels MDA Show, Is Hospitalized In Australia

Jerry Lewis canceled a show Friday due to poor health, according to officials with the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation Australia.


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Los Angeles Firefighters Fundraising To Fight Muscular Dystrophy

Los Angeles County firefighters are fighting muscular dystrophy this week with their annual “Fill the Boot” campaign.

CBS Los Angeles–06/09/2011

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Jerry Lewis Retiring From MDA Telethon In September

After 45 years, Jerry Lewis is retiring as host of the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Labor Day telethon.