Scleroderma: What is an Autoimmune Disease?


In this Demystifying Medicine video from McMaster University, learn more about what an autoimmune disease is.

Looking for more facts? Here are 10 Autoimmune Facts and Statistics

“Autoimmune diseases cause your immune system to attack healthy tissue and cells instead of harmful substances.”

Learn more about the amazing story of Wyatt Wright a.k.a (Wyatt The Warrior), a 9-year-old young man who was diagnosed with Localized Scleroderma (linear) at the age of 8.

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