Tag: Rare Disease Day

What is a rare disease?

What is a rare disease?

  In the United States, any disease, disorder, illness or condition that affects less than 200,000 is considered a rare disease. Health co ...
Rare Disease Day is February 28th.  What makes a disorder rare?

Rare Disease Day is February 28th. What makes a disorder rare?

Any disease, disorder, illness or condition affecting fewer than 200,000 people in the U.S. is considered rare. The National Organization for Rare Dis ...
The impact of rare diseases

The impact of rare diseases

In the U.S., any disease affecting fewer than 200,000 people is considered rare. Today, the last day of February is Rare Disease Day, an international ...
Rare Disease Day

Rare Disease Day

Rare Disease Day is an international advocacy day to bring widespread recognition of rare diseases as a global health challenge. The day is celebrated ...