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Sarcoidosis & Me

Posted by Melany on April 26, 2016 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Check out our Facebook Page

Posted by Melany on April 20, 2016 at 3:10 PM Comments comments (0)

For current information, articles and posts in support of Sarcoidosis please check out our facebook page which is updated daily.

Sarcoidosis and Me

https://www.facebook.com/National-Sarcoidosis-Organization-177046749063692/

During the new Website transition please bare with me while I modify a few things. I will be starting to post more frequently here soon!

Thank you for your support!

APRIL 20, 2016 - WEBSITE CHANGES

Posted by Melany on April 13, 2016 at 12:40 PM Comments comments (0)

As of April 20th, 2016 the National Sarcoidosis Organization website will be changing the name to Sarcoidosis And Me. Offering support, resources, references and awareness. The website will under go a name change and from this point forward it will not operate as the National Sarcoidosis Organization raising funds for research. However the prior postings of the National Sarcoidosis Organization will stay up for referencing and existing members have a choice to continue with the new chang...

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Mapping Sarcoidosis

Posted by Melany on February 1, 2016 at 10:50 AM Comments comments (0)

For those patients who want to know where others are from and would like to add yourself to this map please follow this link.

http://www.diseasemaps.org/en/sarcoidosis/join-the-map/


Thank You

Posted by Melany on December 22, 2015 at 12:35 PM Comments comments (0)

To All Members, Supporters and Those Affected By Sarcoidosis,

I would personally like to take this time to say thank you to everyone who has supported a dream which I turned into reality back in 2012. The National Sarcoidosis Organization would not be where it is today without people such as yourselves who have taken the time to share and support both myself...

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Lighting Up Canada in Purple and White

Posted by Melany on April 15, 2015 at 2:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Thank you to Toronto, Calgary and Edmonton for supporting our Awareness Month! The National Sarcoidosis Organization is pleased to see the CN Tower, Calgary Tower and High Level Bridge draped in purple and white over the last few days. This is the first time the NSO has promoted awareness in this manner and we are already looking toward 2016's awareness month and what opportunities are available to light up more of Canada in purple and white! Did you happen to see any of the landmarks lit up?...

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CBC News Series - Too Sick for Transplants

Posted by Melany on March 26, 2015 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (1)

In this video from CBC Ottawa, Lee-Ann Bruce, a sarcoidosis patient, is interviewed regarding the hardships of not being able to afford the drugs required for a transplant. The National Sarcoidosis Organization has been approached to add to the interview series. If is for people like Lee-Ann that we are here, to increase awareness and research. With awareness, governments will realize the need to assist those who cannot pay for their own medications. Watch here for what Lee-Ann has to say and...

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Lighting Up Canada in Purple and White

Posted by Melany on February 1, 2015 at 2:05 AM Comments comments (2)

April will soon be upon us and this year, if you see a landmark near you lit up in purple and white on April 13, 2015, it is for Sarcoidosis awareness!

Requests have been sent to CN Tower (Toronto), Niagara Falls (Ontario), High Level Bridge (Edmonton), Calgary Tower and BC Place (Vancouver) to have their light display go purple and white on our special day.

If your city or p...

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2nd Annual Sarcoidosis Walk A Thon

Posted by Melany on October 7, 2013 at 11:50 PM Comments comments (0)

2nd Annual Sarcoidosis Walk A Thon in Red Deer, Alberta was a success. It turned out to be a beautiful day! Each step counts in raising awareness and funds for research in Canada. Thank you to all who donated and to all the participants who came to the event. Also a huge thank you to all who volunteered to make this event possible. Looking forward to next year's event.


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