World Asthma Day

Happy World Asthma Day! Across the world, today has a special meaning for those living with asthma, as well as for their loved ones. This annual event is organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) created to improve asthma awareness and care. GINA defines asthma as a disease of the airways in the lungs, […]

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Earth Day!

Happy Earth Day, everyone! Today is a great opportunity to reflect on the Earth’s beauty and all of the wonderful features Mother Nature provides, including clean air to breathe. Lately, air quality is a major topic of discussion in the news, so it is very important to understand that with all of the excess pollution […]


Building a Family of Support on April 17, World Haemophilia Day

Every year on April 17, World Haemophilia Day is observed around the world to increase awareness of haemophilia and other inherited bleeding disorders. This is a critical effort with an ultimate goal of ensuring better diagnosis and access to care for the millions who have a rare bleeding disorder yet remain without treatment. Haemophilia, von […]


Medikidz walk for epilepsy in Washington DC

This past Saturday (April 11) was an exciting day in Washington D.C. as the Medikidz landed from Mediland at the 2015 National Walk for Epilepsy, an annual event organized by the Epilepsy Foundation. Medikidz has partnered with Eisai on launching a book series that educates children all about epilepsy. Currently, three different books are available: […]