Editor’s Choice Weekend Roundup: 8-15-15

Editor’s Choice Weekend Roundup: 8-15-15

Check out and pass along the Editor’s Choice articles of the week!

Ankylosing spondylitis model Charis

Move Over Barbie. This is the Model Little Girls Should Idolize

In this interview ankylosing spondylitis heroine, Charis, explains her diagnosis, the everyday realities of living with A.S. and her sheer determination to make a difference.

Football players on the field

A Little Girl Enters a Room of Jocks, Leaves with Their Hearts
Olivia Trueb lives every teenage girl’s dream. As in, she’s got a team of professional football players that are wrapped around her finger, and much to her surprise, she can thank her Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID) diagnosis for it.

Einstein writing "Duh"

10 Things Every Person With HAE Wants Emergency Healthcare Providers To Know
One thing that almost every person living with or caring for someone living with hereditary angioedema (HAE) knows is that over time…

No one knows more about hereditary angioedema than those dealing it. So, here are 10 things every HAE patient strongly wants their healthcare providers to know.

Girl opening box

This Girl Got a Kidney for Her Birthday, And It’s Awesome!
This little girl with cystinosis got an unexpected gift from an unexpected giver. Her story will put a smile on your face. Guaranteed!

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