Disease Progression Stings, but It Won’t Defeat Me

Disease Progression Stings, but It Won’t Defeat Me

311259

Disease Progression Stings, but It Won’t Defeat Me

“It’s time to start a more aggressive scleroderma treatment,” my local rheumatologist says, although I’m not prepared to hear it. She thinks we are losing the battle and need to fight back harder. But just like in the movies when the main character is given bad news, her words flow from her mouth, yet the sound is muffled, like background noise. “It’s time to consider a stem cell transplant,” she says. As she speaks, the…

You must be logged in to read/download the full post.