PRF's Facebook reaches 1 MILLION FOLLOWERS!
In a wonderful display of global support for children with Progeria, 1 million people are following PRF through its dynamic and informative Facebook page. Follow and share so everyone can be part of our quest for the cure! In recognition of this milestone and all the people Sam Berns inspired, click here for “Take the Long Way”, a special musical tribute to Sam.
Special Reflections on 2014
As the year comes to a close, we thank all of you for your tremendous support, and hope you will consider a year-end gift towards our quest for the cure.
Life According to Sam Wins Emmy, Buy & Share the DVD
Winning an Emmy for "Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking". we congratulate HBO Documentary Films and the talented team who have helped raise awareness of Progeria and PRF's work through this exceptional film. LATS continues to impact viewers with its message of love, determination and hope for children with Progeria. Check out the impressive awards list and how you can own a copy here.
Study Finds Trial Medications Increase Lifespan in Children With Progeria
In a stunning development, this first-ever study to assess whether treatments influence patient survival shows that drugs tested in PRF-funded clinical trials increase estimated lifespan of children with Progeria by at least 1.6 years.
Click here to view this exciting study.
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