LAM is a horrible, cruel disease. A rogue cell proliferates and primarily invades the lungs, rendering them useless through time. It almost always affects women of child-bearing age. It is also incredibly rare.
I was unlucky to be one of these women, but lucky enough to have received a life-saving lung transplant in 2004. I'm the former chair and on the committee of LAM Action, the charity which supports patients with the disease and funds research (including drug trials) into the disease. It's obviously a cause in which I have huge belief.
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Many many thanks,