28 February observed as a Rare Disease Day every year. This year the day falls on 28th February 2021. The Rare Disease Day is observed to raise awareness for rare diseases and improve access to treatment and medical representation for individuals with rare diseases and their families. Rare Disease Day was first launched by  European Organisation for Rare Diseases and its Council of National Alliances in the year 2008.

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