Scleroderma Foundation Greater Chicago Chapter

Information and inspiration for scleroderma patients and caregivers. Serving people in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana.

Monthly Archives: November, 2015

Gaining Weight with Scleroderma

Q: My doctor wants me to gain weight but Ensure and Boost give me diarrhea. How else can I add calories? A: Gaining weight can be difficult for patients, especially … Continue reading

November 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Preparing for a Doctor Appointment

Patients that have been diagnosed with scleroderma often have many questions regarding how to prepare for their doctor appointments. Common questions include: how to have multiple physicians talk to each … Continue reading

November 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Thriving with Scleroderma

Lisa Helfand shared her personal journey at the Spring 2015 Scleroderma Patient Education Conference, with a presentation titled “Thriving with Scleroderma.” In case you missed it, the inspirational video is posted … Continue reading

November 5, 2015 · Leave a comment