Patients can live healthier lives while managing a chronic condition called Wilson Disease, thanks to AstraZeneca's ongoing efforts.
Wilson disease is a rare and progressive genetic condition in which the body has weakened ability to remove excess copper. Copper is an important mineral required for many of the body's essential functions, but too much causes a range of serious health problems. Symptoms typically appear during the young adult years, so the approach to education, and awareness needed to be modern.
Creating an app brought all the best information, support, and tools together, empower patients and their families to take control of the future. And a globally directed, and sourced photo library showcased a diverse community united by an effort to successfully understand, and manage Wilson disease.