5. Avoid smoking
Although the risks of smoking are pretty well known, they are often ignored. A scleroderma patient should avoid this habit at all costs, due to its effects on lung function and blood circulation.
Throughout June, our resident blogger and scleroderma patient, Nicola Whitehill, posted daily information and facts on scleroderma to celebrate the Scleroderma Awareness Month.
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