Author Archives: Wendy Henderson

Systemic Sclerosis: Conditions Overlap

Scleroderma is a systemic autoimmune disease which causes hardening of the skin and connective tissues. The disease mostly affects women ages 30-50, but children and men can also be affected. Each person’s experience of scleroderma is very individual to them, with some who deal with slight skin tightening to others who…

Faces of Scleroderma

  In this uplifting video “I ♥ My Scleroderma Sisters” shared by Sharon Esposito, we see the faces of the disease in all colors and ages. All of the women sent Sharon a picture of themselves after she requested help to make the video for World Scleroderma Day 2016 in…