You may have noticed that rare disease finds its way into books, and on television and movies here and there. There’s nothing more popular for rare disease geeks than House, M.D. or Mystery Diagnosis. But where else can we find in-depth pictures of what it’s like to have a rare disease?
What books or movies might we or others be interested in that relate to rare disease?
I decided that I would try to compile the best list I could find of books and movies that:
So I’ve collected these on an Amazon widget below. In addition, I know of the following ones that were not available on Amazon:
I know of a few more currently being written as well. Of course, I should warn you that given the emotional connection, some of these might be difficult to read or watch.
I’ve also collected the list and will continue to update it on a Pinterest board called MPS/ML Bookshelf – follow and stay updated! Also, please comment with any additional suggestions!