Patients

  1. Peter's story: Life goes on

    Diagnosed with ALS only 6 months ago, Peter went against the current to find more options to treat his disease.

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  2. Bakr's story: living with ALS in the UAE

    Still walking and talking after 4 years with ALS: we share Bakr's experience of living with a rare disease in the UAE to further his goal of creating awareness and to connect with other ALS patients.

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  3. Fact Sheet for Healthcare Professionals

    Downloadable fact sheet answering the most common question TheSocialMedwork asked by healthcare providers.

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  4. I love someone who is rare

    In recognition of Rare Disease Day, our colleague, Sera, shares her story of her dad's fight with Multiple System Atrophy (MSA). 

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  5. Teresa's story: how ALS changed my life

    Teresa's husband was diagnosed with ALS. She spent 11 years as his caregiver and discusses her experiences.

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  6. 5 simple tips for a good start to 2019

    Realistic new year's resolutions for lasting results!

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  7. Supporting the Named Patient: Healthcare professionals

    Doctors hold the key to access new medicines.

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  8. Supporting the Named Patient: How we do it

    How we find and ship medicines on behalf of patients.

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  9. Alexandra's story

    Alexandra was lucky enough to be on a clinical trial of the new migraine treatment erenumab (Aimovig) but couldn't access the medicine afterwards until she found TheSocialMedwork.

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  10. Zoran's story

    This is a personal account of Zoran, a client of TheSocialMedwork's who made it his life to help raise awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in Bosnia after his own diagnosis.

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  11. What happens between availability and approval of medicines?

    TimeUnderstand why approval doesn’t necessarily mean availability and what you can do if a medicine is approved, but not available in your country.

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  12. A cup of strawberries a day keeps the doctor away?

    New research shows the benefit of eating fresh fruit on colon diseases like IBD.

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