Website Helps Patients Connect and Share

Are you looking to connect with others who share your health concerns and to find new sources of information on treatment and research? We’d like to introduce you to one of the patient support websites that we added to the BFS patient resources list.

Patients Like Me is an online community with more than 150,000 members who want you to know that you are not alone, but one of many who share your health concerns, struggles, and triumphs. Over 1,000 health conditions are represented in this online community from common illnesses to extremely rare diseases. 

Patients Like Me is dedicated to putting patients first by providing an easy, effective way to share experiences and knowledge of serious illness in the spirit of self-help and community support. This website provides:

  • Quick links to patients like you with filters to search by age, gender, treatment, symptoms and/or condition
  • Current information on medical treatments, procedures, medications, and supplements
  • Up-to-date research reports and comprehensive clinical trials database
  • Detailed patient profiles containing their stories and what has helped them to cope and to manage their illness

Take some time today to check out this excellent support resource and let us know what you think. Did you find helpful patient support and health information here?