April 9, 2015 Comments Off

Alpha-1 Global is hosting the 2015 Alpha-1 Global patient Congress this weekend; 9-11 April in Barga, Italy. Alpha-1 patients

April 2, 2015 Comments Off

The HSE has stated Ireland’s first National Rare Disease Office is expected to open officially in the second

March 27, 2015 Comments Off

Having been diagnosed with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency at just six months old,  Colm Costello from Ballinamore, Co.Leitrim was

March 27, 2015 Comments Off

The VHI Women's Mini Marathon is taking place on Monday June 1st in Dublin and as ever we

February 26, 2015 Comments Off

EUPATI is a new European Union training programme designed to help patients become directly involved in the research

February 11, 2015 Comments Off

On March 29, 2004 the Republic of Ireland became the first country in the world to implement a

February 5, 2015 Comments Off

New research suggests e-cigarettes generate toxic chemicals similar to those found in tobacco and may harm the lungs

December 17, 2014 Comments Off

Tests Required There are 2 tests required to diagnose alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency. The first test is an alpha-1

December 12, 2014 Comments Off

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar visited the Alpha One Foundation in Beaumont Hospital on Monday December 1st, to learn

December 12, 2014 Comments Off

The Science Squad featured a special report on Alpha-1 and COPD on RTE1 on December 1st, 2014. The