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MAY
2019

Peter Hatcher

Our Dad was an outgoing, energetic and very active man. Whether he was biking around the city, outside fixing the deck or in the kitchen cooking, he did it...
31
MAY
2019

Greg Cohen, 40

In the summer of 2014, I started noticing my first symptoms of scleroderma. I experienced numbness, and a swollen feeling in my hands even without the...
31
MAY
2019

Cyndy Martin, 56

I was first diagnosed with scleroderma in 2010 after eight months seeking answers to my growing list of health problems. In 2012 the diagnosis of...
31
MAY
2019

Marcia Brown, 63

My scleroderma story started in 1973 when I was sixteen years old. I was a track star in high school and noticed that I was slower and my body felt tight all...
31
MAY
2019

Maria Gamboa, 47

My story begins in April 2007 in Caracas, Venezuela. After surviving atypical viral pneumonia, chronic encephalitis and several days in a coma, I was...
31
MAY
2019

Amy Gietzen, 37

I was diagnosed with systemic diffuse scleroderma eighteen years ago at the age of nineteen. Being told as a teen that you have a debilitating, most likely...
31
MAY
2019

Bob Reilly, 70

My first symptoms started two-and-a-half years ago. One day I woke up with shin splints in both legs, couldn’t hardly walk. Over the next five months I went...
31
MAY
2019

Deborah Roberts, 65

I first presented with symptoms of Raynaud’s phenomenon in about 2000, but I didn’t even know what that was. For a few years after that, I went through...
31
MAY
2019

Tamanya Jones

I was diagnosed with scleroderma in July 2016 after a year of being misdiagnosed. I was losing flexibility, but it wasn’t until my skin started to change color...
31
MAY
2019

Hiral Shah, 28

I was diagnosed with scleroderma in 2010. Life with scleroderma isn’t easy, because you really don’t know what will happen to you the next day or even...
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