American Porphyria Foundation Purple Light Blog
This blog is dedicated to all the Porphyria patients worldwide. The American Porphyria Foundation will provide updates and information here, as well as on the main site - http://porphyriafoundation.org
February 28, 2020
Rare Disease Day 2020 is this Saturday 29 February!
February 24, 2020
NORD a rare disease? Permission to use NORD
January 22, 2020
If you have attacks of Acute Porphyria you may be familiar with the Drug Panhematin.
It is the first Orphan drug & has helped many around the world.
January 11, 2020
Porphyria is a family of rare, genetic diseases characterized by potentially life-threatening attacks and, for some patients, chronic debilitating symptoms that negatively impact daily functioning and quality of life.
January 8, 2020
Some Americans could lose Social Security Disability Insurance benefits under a recent Trump administration proposal -- a change that could affect thousands of people but that has received little attention since it was first floated in November.