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Dr. Arthur Caplan: 2016 Rare Impact Award Honoree

Written by Christina Jensen on May 11, 2016

When he was six years old, Arthur Caplan came down with polio and was temporarily paralyzed. That episode – which included time at Boston’s Mass General Hospital followed by rehab – “always left me with a patient perspective,” Dr. Caplan says.

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Taking on NYC and a Rare Disease: An Introduction

Written by Sophia Hanson on October 27, 2015

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Sophia Hanson is a college student and has the rare disease, Lymphedema.  She is writing for NORD about the balancing act of going to college, moving away from home, and managing a rare disease.

 

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