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Neurogenic orthostatic hypotension (nOH) is a rare, autonomic nervous system disorder characterized by low blood pressure that occurs upon standing.

Plasminogen Deficiency (PLGD) is an ultra-rare genetic disease that can have devastating effects on multiple organ systems throughout the body.

This episode of The Balancing Act focuses on two very different diseases: Lupus and Plasminogen Deficiency (PLGD).

Primary periodic paralysis (PPP) is a rare condition that attacks your muscles and results in extreme muscle weakness or temporary paralysis.

The Orphan Drug Conference USA 2017 welcomed thousands of attendees as science, industry, big pharma, and patient advocacy groups met in Washington, D.C.

ALS is a rare, debilitating neurodegenerative disease that can affect anyone. We’ll meet a man who has been diagnosed and faces daily challenges.

Imagine: A rare disease that’s rarely diagnosed because it mimics so many other diseases. 

During The Balancing Act's Rare Disease special, we explore two rare diseases: X-linked hypophosphatemia and neuroendocrine tumors.

If you are struggling to get a diagnosis for chronic symptoms like diarrhea, flushing, abdominal pain, fatigue or wheezing, you may want to get tested for neuroendocrine tumors.