Patient Stories

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rafael & Joan 2000

“Rafael, a psychology professor, began with symptoms around February 2000. At that time he had severe wrist pain alternating on both sides that would last 15-30 minutes at a time. It would recur at odd”

Scleroderma

Mary 2000 USA

“I was diagnosed with Diffuse Scleroderm June of 1999. I was hardening inside and out quickly and by Feburary of 2000 I was bedridden, unable to walk barley ten steps and scared! My face, legs,”

Scleroderma

Bud 1999

“I am a sixty three year old male. In June of 1997, life was good. I was working as a manufacturers' sales rep, happily married for twenty-five years, and generally enjoying life. Then my world”