Learn about sclerodermaby jmaloni
The Scleroderma Foundation/Tri-State Chapter and the Buffalo Scleroderma Support Group will hold a free public educational forum at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20.
Featured will be Dr. Dinesh Khanna of the University of Michigan, speaking on "Digestive System Issues in Scleroderma," and Lisa Jewett of Jewish General Hospital, speaking on "The Scleroderma Patient-centered Intervention Network: Internet-based Management of Body Image Distress."
Scleroderma is a chronic, often progressive, autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks its own body. Find more information at www.SclerodermaTriState.org.