Dawn Shares Details of Her Fight With Scleroderma

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In this honest video from Park Triangle Productions shared in 2011, Dawn Rone shares what it’s like to have scleroderma.

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Dawn talks about the brutality of the disease and how much she has changed physically since her diagnosis in 2002. She describes how simple tasks are now extremely difficult for her, and hobbies she used to enjoy are almost impossible for her to do now. Dawn explains how she often feels self-conscious and worries that people are staring at her. But Dawn is a fighter and she is determined to live life her way and that scleroderma will not win.

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