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Retrophin and Harmony 4 Hope Turn Up the Volume for Rare Disease this ‘Rocktober’
Harmony 4 Hope proudly welcomes Retrophin to our Play This Forward Campaign during the month of October. Harmony 4 Hope, a Chicago based… Continue Reading
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Allison’s Rare Breathing Disorder: Taking Life One Breathless Night at a Time
I have a rare breathing disorder called Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome (CCHS). An hour after I was born I stopped breathing.… Continue Reading
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Recognize Rare, Son Starts Company to Benefit Mom and Other Rare Patients
My name is Jacob Shelt. I’m 19 years-old and a student at Bowling Green State University. In 2012, towards the end of my senior year… Continue Reading
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Mom Creates “Remarkably Rare” Apparel for Daughter with Alagille Syndrome
Our daughter Emmery was born in April of 2013. At birth she was seemingly born happy and healthy with just a slight increase in her… Continue Reading
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Looking for Other Patients with Cold Urticaria (Cold Contact Urticaria)
My name is Claire. I live in Cincinnati, OH. I found out i have a disease called Cold Urticaria (CU or Cold Contact Urticaria.) I found out… Continue Reading
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Becoming a Mum of a Child with Ebstein’s Anomaly and Double Orifice Mitral Valve
I gave birth to a handsome, long and healthy looking baby boy, he had bright blue eyes and a small amount of blonde hair. He was the son we… Continue Reading
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“The Challenge of Pain,” One Girl’s Story of RSD/CRPS and Gastroparesis
My daughter, Melanie is 13 and she’s a warrior; our Smiling Warrior. She has fought RSD/CRPS, a neurological dysfunction which causes… Continue Reading