I’m not what I have: I’m what I give
Is a professional that searches solutions for serious,
chronic and rare illnesses in his country and abroad.
“(…) Raquel was a constant presence throughout the entire process; from emails, to answering questions about medications and in clarifying all the insecurities we experience when we are sick!”
Maria Helena Costa
“(…) a precious and priceless help. Indeed it has been thanks to Raquel that my treatments have been gradually and successively changed and suited to each of my visits to the clinic. Every time a new medication with good results is released (…) she puts me in contact with the clinic [in order to see whether I am a good candidate]”
Ana Maria Martinho
My experience made me realize that there is a lack of support for patients with severe, chronic and rare diseases in my country. When patients are diagnosed with complex medical conditions, they feel disoriented, confused, weak and defenceless.