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Help Kids @ Malaysia Lysosomal Disease Association [MLDA]

Below is a community message brought to you by "Greetings from the Malaysia Lysosomal Diseases Association , My name is Lee Yee Seng , and I am writing to you on behalf of the Malaysia Lysosomal Diseases Association (MLDA) . The MLDA was formed in May 2011 and was officially launched in October 2011 by parents and supporters of patients who are afflicted by a group of rare diseases called Lysosomal Storage Diseases (LSD) . LSD is caused by an inherited genetic problem , which causes a malfunction of enzymes which function to rid the cells of waste. This then results in various other illnesses, disorders and ailments such as developmental delay, movement disorders, seizures, dementia, deafness and blindness among other things. The disease mostly affects children and they often die at a young and unpredictable age if left untreated. Diagnosing LSD can be complex and lengthy as the symptoms are similar to more common diseases. Furthermore, the diseases sometimes pr

NTV7 FEEL GOOD RUN 2012 on 8th July 2012 | Sri Pentas @ Bandar Utama

Julie Woon , Joanne de Rozario & Daphne Iking at ntv7 Feel Good Run 2012 Launch NTV7 FEEL GOOD RUN 2012 has finally announced the details just now at Central Park, One Utama! It will be happen on 8th July 2012 (Sunday) and held at Sri Pentas, One Utama (Starting Line) - Central Park, One Utama (Finish Line). If you like to run and do it together with awesome celebrities, don't miss out! NTV7 Feel Good Run 2012 Press Conference @ One Utama Central Park Could be a nice place to hang out. A long-distance running event that is usually run as a road race is called the "marathon". What then do you call a run that lets you sweat and have fun, while doing charity AND running alongside your favourite celebrities ? As surreal as it may sound, ntv7 made it all possible a year ago with the inauguration of Feel Good Run . Returning for a second year in 2012, the one and only Feel Good Run continues its pledge in bringing the "feel good" factor to all part

Temple Grandin by National Autism Society of Malaysia (NASOM)

As part of a continuous effort to advocate and educate the pubic on the need for early intervention for children with autism, The National Autism Society of Malaysia (NASOM) in association with HBO asia, held an exclusive screening of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning HBO Original Movie , TEMPLE GRANDIN on 22 August at TGV KLCC. I was invited by Amelia on behalf of NASOM to watch a movie named Temple Grandin, a real story about how Temple overcome autism. The trailer doesn't tell much about the story but I Am glad that I went for the screening. Quite interesting and meaningful =) Temple Grandin Synopsis Winner of 7 Emmys, 1 Golden Globe and 1 Screen Actors Guild Award, Temple Grandin paints a picture of a young woman's perseverance and determination while struggling with the isolating challenges of autism at a time when it was still quite unknown. The HBO Original Movie chronicles Temple's early diagnosis; her turbulent growth and development during her s

BERRYBOW & WAO Charity Fashion Launch Party @ Gardens

BERRYBOW, an exclusive online women's fashion boutique, has made its mark on Malaysia's fashion landscape with thr showcasing of its new Bright & Bold collection in a charity event launch on June 11 2011 @ Gardens Hotel . Admission to the event was open to the public and by ticket purchase, with 40 percent of ticket sales proceeds channeled to the Women's Aid Organisation (WAO). Each ticket was priced at RM150. On that day a total of RM8,400 was raised for WAO through this fashion charity event. In turn, the proceeds collected will be used by WAO to sustain its work in helping battered women and children lead violence-free lives. Low Ngai Yuen , founder of Kakiseni that presented MANifesto Life Sdn Bhd 6: ABUSE [Women:100] was the emcee of the night. Been heard and know bout her though '3R' and glad to meet her in person =) Opening by Dennis Lau & Jimmy Recently been seeing them perform together in a few other events =) "Prelude in