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The Balancing Act is commemorating Rare Disease Day 2021 with brand-new special: “Rare at Heart, What Makes us Tick.” Rare Disease Day is an observance held on the last day of February to shine a light on rare diseases and the impact they have on patients’ lives.

We talk to 3 WEGO Health patient leaders, Kelly Barendt and William Yank, who are both TikTok stars, as well as Travis Flores, a rare, third double-lung transplant recipient.

We also speak with Lisa Sarfaty of the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) to learn how the organization has expressed support for the approximately 300 million people worldwide living with a rare disease.

Hearing loss is a serious health issue. Phonak provides the world’s most innovative hearing solutions for virtually every degree of hearing loss, regardless of age, lifestyle, or cosmetic preference of the user.

You may not consider your digestive system when you think about your overall well-being — but that's where good health and proper nutrition begins. For 80 years, people around the world have been making Yakult a part of their daily diet.

Acute hepatic porphyria, or AHP, refers to a family of rare, genetic diseases characterized by potentially life-threatening attacks and, for some people, chronic pain and other debilitating symptoms that negatively impact everyday life.