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# rare diseases

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'Should I wear a plaque saying I have a disability?': The reality of life with sight loss during a pandemic
'You could have a ticking time bomb in your body': 9 in 10 people who have this serious genetic disorder don't realise
Broadcaster Keelin Shanley honoured during rare diseases event at Dublin's Mansion House
'I thought I was crazy': Patients with rare diseases urge next government to deliver on supports
'When we tried to explain PKU to people in the past, they'd say we were mad, things are different now'
'The system is not adequate': Government sets up new way to judge medicines for rare diseases
It robs people of the basics of life': Irish families bring Huntington's campaign to Vatican
'I feel like a ticking time bomb' - Dublin woman appeals for help getting her life back
'Nobody knows what it is': The rare genetic condition that means people must avoid protein
'If she gets another chest infection she probably won't make it, that’s the reality'
Only 18 people in the world have this rare disease - an Irish 3-year-old is one
A new specialist centre hopes to pin down tough to diagnose rare diseases
'I know the current system doesn't work, I've buried two children'
Jamie's joints dislocate every day but he has no access to treatment
New drug for cystic fibrosis approved by European regulators
People affected by rare diseases asked to have their say on new plan