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Living a Sarc-Adjusted Lifestyle

Living a Sarc-Adjusted Lifestyle

Since I was first diagnosed 6 years ago, sarcoidosis has changed my entire life, far beyond just my health. More so, it has impacted those around me, including my spouse, family, friends, healthcare team, and even people I’ve yet to meet. I have lost track of the...
5 Ways to Celebrate #GivingTuesday with FSR

5 Ways to Celebrate #GivingTuesday with FSR

Giving Tuesday is just around the corner! For those who don’t know, this event happens annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. Giving Tuesday is essentially the nonprofit world’s version of “Black Friday” or “Small Business...
Using Patient Perspectives to Improve Care

Using Patient Perspectives to Improve Care

Since sarcoidosis is a rare disease, doctors often lack the information they need in order to properly care for sarcoidosis patients. Scientists are working diligently to uncover the cause of sarcoidosis and develop a cure, but in the meantime, options for sarcoidosis...
FDA Grants Breakthrough Status to Ofev

FDA Grants Breakthrough Status to Ofev

Exciting news for the sarcoidosis community!On October 10, 2019, Boehringer Ingelheim announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation to Ofev (nintedanib), which is a new drug that is believed to slow the progression...