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Nearly 1 in 10 Americans lives with a rare disease

Did you know that the identical number of folks die every single year from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, or IPF, as breast cancer? And however IPF, a rare and debilitating illness that causes permanent scarring of the lungs, i...
 
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Rare Disease Impact Report quantifies patient and caregiver challenges on journey to diagnosis and beyond

Receiving a diagnosis is just the initial of numerous challenges sufferers with rare diseases &ndash and their caregivers &ndash face. &ldquoWe went by way of a number of specialists till we discovered a team tha...

 
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Rare Disease Day 2013: Maintaining bone health in people with multiple myeloma

In honor of the sixth annual Rare Disease Day, celebrated on Feb. 28, it is critical to drive awareness about some uncommon cancers that are numerous instances undiagnosed until the cancer has already spread. 1 certain cancer, ...
 
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Active duty military: ‘We’d do it again’

If you could start off over once more, would you make the exact same decision? According to a current survey, 78 % of active duty military personnel say a resounding &ldquoyes.&rdquo When you consider of the sacrifice...
 
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Taye Diggs joins the fight against childhood hunger with breakfast program

Research show and experts agree: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Following a good evening&rsquos rest without eating, youngsters&rsquo brains and bodies are prepared to refuel. Breakfast can support k...