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World Lung Day is September 25

World Lung Day is September 25

The Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS) has created a charter to recognize September 25th as World Lung Day. The purpose of the charter is to draw attention to the global issue of respiratory health and the increasing challenges that individuals with...
FSR Signs Support for DIA and ODTC

FSR Signs Support for DIA and ODTC

The Foundation for Sarcoidosis Research recently signed two petitions to show our support for important polices that directly impact many sarcoidosis patients. FSR makes sure to stay informed on policies that will affect the rare disease community and our patient...
Strategic Planning Session with Board Members

Strategic Planning Session with Board Members

Last week, the FSR staff enjoyed a visit from our Co-Founders Andrea and Reading Wilson, as well as Board of Directors Member Louise Perkins. The three board members joined staff for a strategic planning session focusing on the organization’s growth and...
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...