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National morning show features Cheryl Hile, Hanger Clinic orthotic patient on marathon mission

Los Angeles, Calif., Aug. 31, 2016 – Cheryl Hile, a Hanger Clinic patient and marathon runner, was featured today on MichaeLA, HLN's national morning show. Hile, who wears a custom-designed carbon fiber brace fitted by Hanger Clinic Orthotist Ara Mirzaian, plans to become the first person with multiple sclerosis to run seven marathons on all seven continents. Cheryl will soon travel to Cape Town, South Africa to run the first marathon in the series, taking place on Sept. 18.

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About Hanger Clinic: Founded in 1861 by the first amputee of the Civil War, Hanger Clinic, a business unit of Hanger, Inc., owns and operates more than 700 patient care clinics nationwide. The certified clinicians of Hanger provide patients with the latest in orthotic and prosthetic solutions, including microprocessor devices for those with limb loss and neuromuscular technologies for those with paralysis due to stroke, MS and other debilitating conditions. For more information on Hanger, visit, and for more information on Hanger Clinic, visit


Krisita Burket, Hanger, Inc.

Beth Hallmark, Hanger, Inc.

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