Scleroderma—a chronic autoimmune condition that causes hardening, thickening, or tightening of the skin and attacks the heart, lungs, kidneys, and gastrointestinal tract—is extraordinarily difficult to diagnose and can take a huge toll on the psychological well-being of the individual. From the first moment of her diagnosis, author Karen Gottesman took charge and educated...more
The book was too focused on American conditions to my taste. There is a chapter about assembling your medical team. Firstly, in my town in this country – Denmark – it might be difficult to find even one GP who know...more
Things are not always easy.
This book helps you put words on feelings and worries. Can be used as an encyclopedia.