Author Archives: Mary Chapman

Patients, Supporters Worldwide Recognizing Rare Disease Day 2020

An abundance of events are afoot around the world to mark Rare Disease Day 2020 on Feb. 29. The activities are focused on heightening awareness about rare diseases and the hundreds of millions of individuals they are thought to affect. Patients, caregivers, and advocates worldwide will sport denim ribbons…

HD Reach Hosts Huntington’s Disease Education Day in N.C.

Aiming to raise awareness about Huntington’s disease (HD) while also commemorating a decade of community service, HD Reach presented its annual Education Day April 6 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Themed “Looking Back, Reaching Forward,” the event was held at the McKimmon Center at North Carolina State University. The non-profit…