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Huntington’s Disease: The Need for a Cure

March 8, 2023

Uncontrollable movements. Memory loss. Personality changes. Difficulty eating and drinking. These are all common experiences for patients with Huntington’s disease, making independent living and interpersonal relationships tremendously difficult.

Overburdened by Alzheimer’s: The Need for Care, Innovation and Access

February 16, 2023

Affecting 6 million Americans, Alzheimer’s disease permanently alters families and communities across the United States. For patients and their loved ones, the most frightening aspect of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis may not be the eventual fatal outcome. It’s the mental and physical deterioration that is, in many cases, prolonged over the course of years.

Understanding IgG4-RD

January 25, 2023

From difficult symptoms to an accurate diagnosis to effective treatment, the rare disease journey is a long one. But despite the challenges patients face, innovation and education are regularly improving lives.

The Indirect Impact of RSV

January 11, 2023

RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, is a common, highly contagious seasonal virus that affects 97% of children by the age of 2.

Amplifying the Voices of Alzheimer’s: ICER Toolkit

January 4, 2023

Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia have long impacted families and communities across the country. Today, about 6 million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease — a number that will more than double by 2050.

Health Disparities & Medication Access

December 19, 2022

At some point in their lives, most patients encounter insurance delays or denials for a prescription medication. But do certain groups of patients encounter these barriers more often than others? And at what cost?