Category: Living with Sarcoidosis

5 Yoga-Inspired Tips for Sarcoidosis Patients

5 Yoga-Inspired Tips for Sarcoidosis Patients

This post was written by a guest writer and in no way reflects advice from FSR, nor does it represent a medical opinion. It is written by a sarc warrior who is a professionally trained yoga instructor and found some regular practices of yoga stretches and breathing...
Tips for Good Self-Care!

Tips for Good Self-Care!

May is Mental Health Awareness Month! Many patients battling sarcoidosis and other chronic illnesses know the stress that comes not only from the disease itself, but also from juggling the countless doctor’s appointments, symptoms, treatments, side effects and...
Cardiac Sarcoidosis FAQs

Cardiac Sarcoidosis FAQs

Cardiac sarcoidosis is a topic that is growing in popularity both in research and among patients. New research is being published every week on the topic, and thanks to increased awareness and screening procedures, more patients and physicians are aware of the risk...
Join Team KISS This Summer!

Join Team KISS This Summer!

Summer officially starts June 20th! It’s time for backyard barbecues, time with friends and family, and some fun in the sun. There’s no better time to join Team KISS! This summer, sarc warriors and their families are getting together to raise awareness and...
Self-Care for Sarcoidosis Warriors

Self-Care for Sarcoidosis Warriors

Sarcoidosis patients are used to talking about their physical complications, since both the disease and its treatments can cause so many physical symptoms. Chest pain, aching joints, debilitating fatigue, shortness of breath, or whatever else your most recent flare-up...
A First Responder’s Story

A First Responder’s Story

Firefighters and first responders seem to be at a higher risk of developing sarcoidosis. While this has been a theory by many over the years, like every other aspect of sarcoidosis, research was lacking. As a disease that commonly affects the lungs and shows a...