#SclerodermaAwarenessMonth: Nicola Whitehill Profiles Scleroderma Patients From Around the World

Author: Wendy Henderson
Date Published: June-2017
Source: Scleroderma News

One of our resident columnists, Nicola Whitehill, has been using Scleroderma Awareness Month to profile some of the people who live with the disease from around the world. MORE: Find out how you can support Scleroderma Awareness Month here. Writing on her own personal blog Raynauds Scleroderma Awareness, Nicola shares a rare view into the lives of those living with scleroderma. Nicola was diagnosed with scleroderma in 1997 at the age of 24 and was given just 15 months to live. Two decades later, she’s a proud advocate and activist for the disease.