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Can Tracking Fitness Help Sarcoidosis Patients?

Can Tracking Fitness Help Sarcoidosis Patients?

Tracking your fitness may be a way to help manage symptoms and side effects for sarcoidosis patients. As many sarc warriors know, it can be extremely difficult to stay active when you’re living with sarc. Between the chronic pain, fatigue, shortness of breath,...
Do You Know About Your Health Data?

Do You Know About Your Health Data?

Did you know, you have access to all of your health data online? 41% of Americans have never taken advantage of their ability to see this information, and 27% reported not even being aware they had the right to! We invite you to learn more about FasterCures’ new...
FSR Funds Six ATS PAR Travel Scholarships

FSR Funds Six ATS PAR Travel Scholarships

The Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research is committed to fostering the growth of medical professionals who are interested in research and clinical work related to sarcoidosis, inflammatory diseases, and interstitial lung disease. The six recipients of our ATS PAR...
April might be ending…

April might be ending…

..but our fight isn’t over. It may be the end of Sarcoidosis Awareness Month, but unfortunately patients and their loved ones will continue to face this devastating disease every single day of the year. Thank you to all who joined us in raising awareness this...
FSR Ambassador at Senate Press Conference

FSR Ambassador at Senate Press Conference

U.S. Senate Democratic Leader Charles E. Schumer, with Kerry in the background Senator Debbie Stabenow (MI) FSR Patient Ambassador Kerry was in Washington, D.C. last month attending a press conference held by Senate Democrats. The press conference focused on pending...
FSR Speaks to Congress about Sarcoidosis Awareness

FSR Speaks to Congress about Sarcoidosis Awareness

For Rare Disease Week on Capitol Hill, FSR co-cohosted a congressional briefing on the importance of recognizing April as Sarcoidosis Awareness Month. Sponsored by New York Representative Lee Zeldin’s office, the briefing had a great turnout, with many offices sending...
Current Health Policy Legislation

Current Health Policy Legislation

The release of a draft of the American Health Care Act has had everyone buzzing the past few weeks. Not only does this signal the impending repeal of the Affordable Care Act, which has been promised since November 8th of last year, but it is also the first of many big...