Tiffany House - President AMDA
The most important thing a patient can do is to become informed about Pompe disease.
With timely diagnosis, treatment and support, Pompe patients can still live long productive lives.
Live for what you can achieve. Don't get hung upon the things that you can't do. At the end of the day, it's all about living life with no regrets.
The Acid Maltase Deficiency Association formed to assist in funding research and to promote public awareness of Acid Maltase Deficiency, also known as Pompe's Disease.
What is Pompe Disease?
Pompe disease is one of a family of 49 rare genetic disorders known as Lysosomal Storage Diseases or LSDs. Pompe disease is also known as Acid Maltase Deficiency or Glycogen Storage Disease type II.