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Ali Guthy

Author, 'Saving Each Other'

Ali Guthy is the co-author of <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Saving-Each-Other-Mother-Daughter-Story/dp/1593157339/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1348509301&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=saving+each+other" target="_hplink"><em>Saving Each Other: A Mother-Daughter Love Story</em></a> (Vanguard Press; October 2012). <br /> <br /> She is a student at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and has kept a journal since she was a young girl. At The Buckley School in Los Angeles, she served as co-editor-in-chief for her high school's award-winning newspaper, <em>The Student Voice</em>. She is also the managing editor of <em>The Spectrum</em>, the newsletter she created with the <strong>Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation</strong>. While at Buckley, she had record-setting achievements on the tennis court, finishing with an overall winning record of 165-22. Ali also received Buckley's coveted Head of School Award -- given to a student who demonstrated leadership, academic achievement, character and service on behalf of the school and community. Ali has also been honored with numerous awards and in the media for giving a public face to NMO and for her leadership in reaching out to newly diagnosed patients and their families.<br /> <br /> For more information please visit <a href="http://www.guthyjacksonfoundation.org" target="_hplink">http://www.guthyjacksonfoundation.org</a> and <a href="http://www.vanguardpressbooks.com/book.php?isbn=1593157339" target="_hplink">http://www.vanguardpressbooks.com</a>, and follow on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/guthyjacksonfoundation" target="_hplink">Facebook</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/guthyjacksonfdn" target="_hplink">Twitter</a> and <a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/GJCF2010" target="_hplink">YouTube</a>

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