Jobst Conference

I will start by saying DREAMS DO COME TRUE! As long as you are breathing, dream on and dream big! It was just a dream to meet and work with the Jobst (BSN Medical) team. A dream that I dreamed for years but did not believe would ever come true because of the many years spent researching but never succeed. Jobst is a brand that provides compression treatment for a variety of painful or swelling conditions of the feet, ankles and legs. Due to my condition, it is a must that I wear compression stockings. For over 12 years, I have been wearing compression tights and I fell in love. Although I used to lie about the reasons of wearing them, they were and still are a life saver. I always felt lik

Rare Disease Day

Today and always I celebrate YOU brave men and women, children alike who suffers from a rare condition. Rare but we do exist! A rare disease is any disease that affects a small percentage of the population. Most rare diseases are genetic, and are present throughout a person's entire life, even if symptoms do not immediately appear. Rare and genetic diseases are uncommon to most doctors! Therefore, those who suffers from a rare disease are all around at a disadvantage as well as faces medical challenges. Approximately 50% of rare diseases do not have a disease specific foundation supporting or researching their rare disease. There are approximately 7,000 different types of rare diseases and d