Glad Lash Supports Rare Disease Day 2019 with 10% of All Sales to be Donated

Rare Diseases Day 2019 - Glad Lash

Rare Disease Day is the official international awareness-raising campaign for rare diseases. Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year. The main objective of the campaign is to raise awareness amongst the general public and decision-makers about rare diseases and their impact on patients’ lives.

RareDiseaseDay.org

Glad Lash continues its support for Rare Disease Day in 2019 with 10% of all sales on Thursday 28th February to be donated to the organisation.

Did you know?

A disease or disorder is defined as rare in Europe when it affects fewer than 1 in 2000.

A disease or disorder is defined as rare in the USA when it affects fewer than 200,000 Americans at any given time.

One rare disease may affect only a handful of patients in the EU (European Union), and another may touch as many as 245,000. In the EU, as many as 30 million people may be affected by one of over 6000 existing rare diseases.

  • 80% of rare diseases have identified genetic origins whilst others are the result of infections (bacterial or viral), allergies and environmental causes, or are degenerative and proliferative.
  • 50% of rare diseases affect children.

– www.rarediseaseday.org

The GladGirl team – BPAN warriors !

BPAN

Beta-propeller protein-associated neurodegeneration (BPAN) is a disorder that damages the nervous system and is progressive, which means that it gradually gets worse.

Donate

In addition to Glad Lash’s support of Rare Disease Day, you can also donate directly to both Rare Disease Day and BPAN. Thank you, as always, for your support, Lash Lovers.


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