Chronic Pain Can Make You Crazy

Oxycodone, Hydrocodone, Mexiletine, Neurontin, Cymbalta, Lamictal, Lyrica, Percocet……. were just a few of the medications I had tried to get rid of my chronic foot pain. The lists of potential side effects were miles long, which totally freaked me out. Anxious people typically do not like to take medication because they are too worried about the […]

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Embracing Differences: Everyone Has Something!

Yohan was diagnosed with CMT 1A at the age of 7. Neither my husband nor I have CMT, so Yohan’s CMT is the result of a de Novo mutation- the first person with CMT ever in our families. CMT just showed up one day on our doorstep as would a long forgotten relative, needing a […]

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CMT BOOT CAMP

CMT BOOTCAMP 2017 It’s a rigorous agenda; and certainly not for the faint of heart.  Some end up here willingly, and others just happen to land here unknowingly, without a means to escape.  Yohan, a victim of the latter scenario, is counting down the days of this grueling summer when he flies free into the […]

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Yep. Feels Just Like Home

              I just spent a week in in Burlington, VT, the town where I was born and raised. The flight seemed longer than usual, which is often the case when I’m excited about returning “home.” The second leg of the journey is always made in the tiniest of aircraft’s, […]

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Our Mighty Sponsors Make the Wheels Turn ‘Round

    A Shout Out To Our Sponsors and Supporters Year after year, our sponsors generously support the Cycle 4 CMT with silent auction items as well as donations of money, time and service. A big, heartfelt thank you to all our generous sponsors, without whom the Cycle 4 CMT would not be possible. As […]

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Register NOW for the Legendary Cycle 4 CMT AFTER Party on 8/27/17

Cycle 4 CMT – So Much More than a Cycling Event! What sets the Cycle 4 CMT event apart from other VT cycling fundraisers? Our legendary after party at the Old Lantern in Charlotte, VT, of course! After riding, just sit back, relax and unwind in a beautiful setting with family and friends while enjoying […]

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