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  • Scleroderma Foundation offers support groups - Midland Daily News
    Posted on February 18, 2017 at 1:04 pm

    Scleroderma Foundation offers support groupsMidland Daily NewsThe Scleroderma Foundation Michigan Chapter offers educational and motivational free support group meetings for scleroderma patients and those who have overlapping autoimmune conditions. All meetings are open to the community and include all ... […]

  • Immunosuppressants Only of 'Weak' Benefit to Diffuse Scleroderma Patients, Study Reports - Scleroderma News
    Posted on February 16, 2017 at 1:13 pm

    Scleroderma News Immunosuppressants Only of 'Weak' Benefit to Diffuse Scleroderma Patients, Study ReportsScleroderma NewsA large study following patients in the early stages of diffuse cutaneous scleroderma showed that immunosuppressants offered only a negligible benefit for those who took them, compared to those who didn't. Since immunosuppressants produced numerically ... […]

  • Scleroderma Patients Share Their Concerns in Australian Study - Scleroderma News
    Posted on February 15, 2017 at 2:54 pm

    Scleroderma Patients Share Their Concerns in Australian StudyScleroderma NewsSocial aspects were also of high concern for scleroderma patients, with many interviewees fearful of losing their jobs or becoming socially isolated. Many felt they were seen as childlike, sick or small, and felt useless which sometimes culminated into ... […]

  • Finding an Oasis, Fortified With Stones, Amid the Bleakness of Scleroderma - Scleroderma News
    Posted on February 14, 2017 at 3:08 pm

    Scleroderma News Finding an Oasis, Fortified With Stones, Amid the Bleakness of SclerodermaScleroderma NewsLately, life has been a bit of a conveyor belt loaded with one health challenge after another due to my systemic scleroderma. Just when it seems to slow to a halt, something cranks up the darn thing again. At times like this it is difficult to find an ... […]

  • Khloto Promotes Formation of Blood Vessels, Could Be Novel Scleroderma Treatment - Scleroderma News
    Posted on February 14, 2017 at 1:09 pm

    Scleroderma News Khloto Promotes Formation of Blood Vessels, Could Be Novel Scleroderma TreatmentScleroderma NewsTreating endothelial cells obtained from scleroderma patients with an enzyme called khloto effectively improves their function, according to a new study. This finding suggests that molecules that can act in the same way as khloto could constitute a ... […]

  • Research is the Focus of Rare Disease Day 2017 - Scleroderma News
    Posted on February 8, 2017 at 3:01 pm

    Scleroderma News Research is the Focus of Rare Disease Day 2017Scleroderma NewsThe theme for this year's Rare Disease Day on Feb. 28 is “Research,” which is a most-welcome topic to Raynaud's and scleroderma patients across the globe. Investment in medical research provides immense hope and some comfort to the rare disease ... […]

  • Farah Khaleck Proves Scleroderma Is No Obstacle for Lifestyle Blogging - Scleroderma News
    Posted on February 7, 2017 at 3:44 pm

    Scleroderma News Farah Khaleck Proves Scleroderma Is No Obstacle for Lifestyle BloggingScleroderma NewsThe first symptoms of scleroderma came when Farah noticed that her movement had become limited, and the disease quickly progressed over the next decade. Her illness kept her from getting a job in her native Nairobi, but her love of fashion and the ... […]