We reached out to our patient ambassadors and asked for their advice on navigating the medical expenses that come with sarcoidosis.
Category: Living with Sarcoidosis
Cardiac sarcoidosis is diagnosed in 2-5% of patients with systemic sarcoidosis. However, some reports are showing that the incidence of cardiac sarcoidosis in the US may be as high as 20-30% in sarcoidosis patients.
For the patients who go undiagnosed, the repercussions can sometimes be fatal. Wendy Ullmer, a 36-year-old from Wisconsin was unfortunately one of those cases, leaving her husband and their four young boys devastated by her loss. Read her story and learn the signs and symptoms that indicate you should talk to you doctor about screening for cardiac involvement.
Dealing with weight gain cause by prednisone is hard, here are some diet and exercise tip help combat this side-effect.
We reached out to our patient ambassadors and asked for their advice on developing a healthy lifestyle while dealing with sarcoidosis.
We reached out to our patient ambassadors and asked for their advice on having hard conversations with friends and family about sarcoidosis.
Developing healthy eating habits while dealing with sarcoidosis can be hard. Here are some diet tips to help keep your heart and lungs healthy.