Rare Disease

Focusing on a Rare Threat for Transplant Patients

December 14, 2021

For many patients, an organ transplant is a beacon of hope; a kidney or bone marrow transplant can be lifesaving. Sometimes, though, these very procedures introduce new, often deadly threats to their health.

How Telehealth Changed My Mom’s Life

April 26, 2021

Watching a patient eat. Asking about family photos on the nearby coffee table. Observing the living space. These are all benefits of telemedicine that help doctors see their patients through a new lens.

Amyloidosis: Rare Disease, Rare Courage

February 26, 2021

For Valerie, it began with shortness of breath and trouble sleeping. Eric found he could no longer stand in the shower. And Janet discovered she could barely hold a pen to sign her name.