Breathing Again. . . A Joyous Miracle: My Journey with Scleroderma | Paperback
by Linda M. Edwards (Author)
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May 11, 2016
Product Description Focused on her busy career, rising through the ranks of management in high-tech, it was easy for Linda Edwards to dismiss individual symptoms as they appeared, especially when doctors told her they were not life-threatening. Even with her eventual diagnosis of scleroderma, her positive outlook, resilience, and faith kept her pushing through life. It wasn’t until she was facing death, frail, and her breathing compromised, that she realized it would take a miracle to save her. Join Linda on her journey of survival. In Breathing Again… A Joyous Miracle: My Journey with Scleroderma, she shares the role of faith, family, friends, and the medical community along with her lessons learning to live with chronic illness.
The Scleroderma Book has long been considered the leading source of information for patients suffering with this disease. Now comes the Second Edition of this highly respected volume, extensively revised by Maureen Mayes, M.D., the leading authority in this field. Writing specifically for patients and their families, Dr. Mayes draws on her extensive experience treating scleroderma to provide up-to-date, practical information that will help patients manage their symptoms and improve...
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