ICYMI: A New Survey Seeks Answers About How COVID-19 is Impacting Rare Disease Patients in the United States
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ICYMI: A New Survey Seeks Answers About How COVID-19 is Impacting Rare Disease Patients in the United States

By Natalie Homan from In The Cloud Copy In the United States, a disease is considered “rare” if it affects less than 200,000 Americans at any given time. Diseases can…

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How Rare Disease Biotech “Cure Rare Disease” Is Handling COVID-19
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How Rare Disease Biotech “Cure Rare Disease” Is Handling COVID-19

From social distancing and shuttered businesses to personal health concerns, COVID-19 has changed daily life for the foreseeable future. There are nearly 4.75 million diagnoses worldwide, with 1.53 million in…

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Gilead Donates 940,000 Remdesivir Doses
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Gilead Donates 940,000 Remdesivir Doses

Multiple biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies have joined in the fight against COVID-19. But one, Gilead Sciences, has been at the forefront of both progress and controversy. The company developed remdesivir,…

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A Negative Side Effect of COVID-19: Reduced Cancer Screenings
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A Negative Side Effect of COVID-19: Reduced Cancer Screenings

In her early 20's, Mackenzie Alleman lost her mother to breast cancer. Then, at 28, she herself underwent a preventative double mastectomy after learning that she carried the mutated BRCA1 gene.…

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Disposable Medical Scopes are Becoming Even More Paramount During COVID-19

Disposable Scopes Disposable scopes are exactly as they sound. Medical scopes utilized for the bladder, lungs, colon, etc. can be made reusable or disposable. Disposable scopes allow faster and more…

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ICYMI: Financial Help Available for Rare Disease Patients Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic
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ICYMI: Financial Help Available for Rare Disease Patients Affected by the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Natalie Homan from In The Cloud Copy The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the lives of millions around the world in an incredibly short span of time. It’s hard to…

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Industry Leaders Team Up to Advocate for Rare Disease Patients Despite the COVID-19 Pandemic
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Industry Leaders Team Up to Advocate for Rare Disease Patients Despite the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Natalie Homan from In The Cloud Copy Two businesses that advocate for patients with rare and orphan diseases announced recently that they are teaming up to help patients get…

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