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Care_About_Rare_Facebook_ProfileWorld Rare Disease Day is an annual observance held on the last day of February (February 28th or February 29th in a Leap Year) to raise awareness for rare diseases and improve access to treatments and medical representation for individuals with rare and genetic diseases and their families.

The seventh annual World Rare Disease Day will be held on Friday, February 28, 2014. On this day, various activities take place in the United States, Europe, Russia, Japan and elsewhere around the world.

How To Get Involved

Global Genes | RARE Project will hold a variety of awareness raising activities during the month of February leading up to World Rare Disease Day. Please join patients, families, friends, caregivers, scientists, physicians, researchers, health care providers, policy experts and our team in 2014 to raise rare and genetic diseases awareness. Here are ways you can get involved!


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Join Global Genes and Rare Disease Legislative Advocates (RDLA) for scheduled events February 25th – February 28, 2014.

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When you feed raw diet all breeds are less suseptable to problems. While bloat can happen on a raw diet it's extremely rare. Bloat is more a problem of large amounts of dry food rehydrating and swelling in the gut. Just put a cup of kibble in warm water a few hours and observe what happens to it! If you have a bloat prone dog, then smaller meals and no grains are the way to prevent it.
'Inherrant joint disease and injuries'??? Pray tell! I've been on the raw lists a very long time and AFAIK there are no joint diseases in well fed animals... Just as there are poor diets in commercial foods, so there are in home made diets

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