Management of Daily Skills: Hand and Face Exercises

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Scleroderma is a rare autoimmune condition whereby the body produces too much collagen, which presents widespread symptoms in different parts of the body.

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In this Scleroderma Foundation video, Janet Poole, Ph.D. talks about some exercises scleroderma patients can do to improve function and movement of the face, mouth and hands.

Also, learn more about alternate technologies and assistive devices that can help patients exercises these areas of the body more efficiently.

MORE: Scleroderma patients talk about their experiences, and how the disease affects their life

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